Templeton Foreign Fund

Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
5 4 1 1 2
Zacks Investment Research
2 (Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
D (Sell)

U.S. News evaluated 97 Foreign Large Value Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.

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Performance

The fund has returned 27.50 percent over the past year, 8.14 percent over the past three years, 13.20 percent over the past five years, and 7.67 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 3.9%
1 Year 27.5%
3 Years (Annualized) 8.1%
5 Years (Annualized) 13.2%
10 Years (Annualized) 7.7%

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Summary

The investment seeks long-term capital growth. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets in foreign securities, which may include emerging markets. Under normal market conditions, it invests predominantly in the equity securities of such foreign companies located outside the U.S. The equity securities in which the fund invests are predominantly common stock. Although the investment manager will search for investments across a large number of countries and sectors, from time to time, based on economic conditions, it may have significant positions in particular countries or sectors.

Fees

Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Templeton Foreign Fund has an expense ratio of 1.44 percent.

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Risk

Risk is High compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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