3 / 5 Stars
Zacks Investment Research
Standard & Poor's
2 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 93 Foreign Large Value 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 20.58 percent over the past year, 6.84 percent over the past three years, and 15.70 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 03.31.2014|
|Year to date||0.9%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||6.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||15.7%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in equity securities of foreign companies at the time of each purchase. It invests in emerging market countries. The fund invests in value equity securities, an investment strategy that emphasizes buying equity securities that appear to be undervalued. It invests in equity securities of small, medium, and large market capitalization companies.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Principal Overseas Fund has an expense ratio of 1.81 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.