DFA International Vector Equity Portfolio

Class Inst (DFVQX)
2 / 5 Stars
5 5 1 5 2
Zacks Investment Research
4 (Sell)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
D- (Sell)

#12 in Foreign Small/Mid Value

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The fund has returned 23.99 percent over the past year, 6.24 percent over the past three years, and 21.79 percent over the past five years.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date 3.3%
1 Year 24.0%
3 Years (Annualized) 6.2%
5 Years (Annualized) 21.8%
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund purchases a broad and diverse group of securities of non-U.S. operating companies in developed markets, with a greater emphasis on small capitalization and value companies as compared to their representation in the International Universe. It may gain exposure to companies associated with approved markets by purchasing equity securities in the form of depositary receipts, which may be listed or traded outside the issuer's domicile country.


Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
DFA International Vector Equity Portfolio has an expense ratio of 0.51 percent.

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

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