4 / 5 Stars
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The fund has returned 24.00 percent over the past year, 9.39 percent over the past three years, 13.91 percent over the past five years, and 8.60 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||16.9%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||9.4%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||13.9%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||8.6%|
The investment seeks capital growth. The fund will usually purchase equity securities of foreign companies. Its equity securities will generally consist of common stock, depositary receipts and preferred stock. It may also invest a portion of its assets in forward currency exchange contracts, non-leveraged futures and option contracts, notes, bonds and other debt securities of companies, and obligations of foreign governments and their agencies, or other similar securities. The fund may also invest up to 20% of its net assets in the securities of emerging market (non-developed) countries.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
VALIC Company I International Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 1.01 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.