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#22 in Foreign Large Growth
U.S. News evaluated 79 Foreign Large Growth Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.
The fund has returned 3.33 percent over the past year, 4.76 percent over the past three years, 14.80 percent over the past five years, and 7.54 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||-6.0%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||4.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||14.8%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||7.5%|
The investment seeks capital appreciation. The fund normally invests assets primarily in foreign equity securities, including emerging-market equity securities. It focuses on investing assets in the stocks of companies it believes to have above average earnings growth potential compared to other companies. The fund may invest a relatively high percentage of assets in issuers in a single country, a small number of countries, or a particular geographic region.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
MFS® International Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 1.32 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.