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#39 in Foreign Large Value
U.S. News evaluated 94 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 25.22 percent over the past year, 8.92 percent over the past three years, 11.18 percent over the past five years, and 6.73 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||18.7%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||8.9%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||11.2%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||6.7%|
The investment seeks capital growth; current income is a secondary objective. The fund invests mainly in common stocks of large and midsize companies outside the United States, with a focus on value stocks. Value stocks are those that the adviser believes are currently undervalued by the market. It invests mainly in developed countries, but may invest in emerging markets. The fund may also use derivatives, such as futures, options, certain foreign currency transactions, and warrants and swap contracts, for both hedging and non-hedging purposes.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Putnam International Value Fund has an expense ratio of 1.35 percent.
Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.