3 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 55 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 33.62 percent over the past year, 12.97 percent over the past three years, and 0.85 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||12.6%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||13.0%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||0.8%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks high total return. The fund normally invests at least 80% of 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 invests at least 65% of assets in companies located in a number of different countries other than the U.S. The fund may invest in companies located in countries with emerging securities markets. It may also invest in convertible securities, initial public offerings and Rule 144A securities. The fund is non-diversified.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
ING International Real Estate Fund has an expense ratio of 2.25 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.