John Hancock International Small Company Fund

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Performance

The fund has returned 26.29 percent over the past year, 7.89 percent over the past three years, and 22.03 percent over the past five years.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date 4.3%
1 Year 26.3%
3 Years (Annualized) 7.9%
5 Years (Annualized) 22.0%
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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Summary

The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. Under normal market conditions, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in securities of small-cap companies in the particular markets in which the fund invests. It will primarily invest in a broad and diverse group of equity securities of foreign small companies of developed markets, but may also hold equity securities of companies located in emerging markets. The fund invests its assets in securities listed on bona fide securities exchanges or traded on the over-the-counter (OTC) markets.

Fees

Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
John Hancock International Small Company Fund has an expense ratio of 1.63 percent.

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Risk

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

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