4 / 5 Stars
Zacks Investment Research
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 58 Global Real Estate 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 1.73 percent over the past year, 6.91 percent over the past three years, 19.69 percent over the past five years, and 7.17 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 03.31.2014|
|Year to date||2.9%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||6.9%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||19.7%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||7.2%|
The investment seeks high total return, consisting of capital appreciation and current income. Under normal market conditions, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus borrowings for investment purposes) in a portfolio of equity securities of companies that are principally engaged in the real estate industry. It may invest in companies located in countries with emerging securities markets. The fund may invest in other investment companies, including exchange-traded funds.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
ING Global Real Estate Fund has an expense ratio of 1.49 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.