2 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
2 / 5 Stars
#20 in Foreign Small/Mid Blend
U.S. News evaluated 28 Foreign Small/Mid Blend 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 11.56 percent over the past year, and 6.02 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 02.28.2014|
|Year to date||0.3%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||6.0%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks long-term growth of capital and current income. The fund invests its assets primarily in dividend-paying securities of micro-cap, small-cap and/or mid-cap companies with market capitalizations up to $5 billion that it believes are trading significantly below its estimate of their current worth, basing this assessment chiefly on balance sheet quality and cash flow levels. Normally, it invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities that produce dividend income to the fund, and at least 65% will be issued by companies with stock market capitalizations of up to $5 billion at the time of investment.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Royce Global Dividend Value Fund has an expense ratio of 1.69 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.