Nationwide Fund

Scorecard
1 / 5 Stars
Lipper
2 2 4 3 3
Zacks Investment Research
3 (Hold)
Standard & Poor's
2 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
C+ (Hold)

U.S. News evaluated 487 Large Blend Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.

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Performance

The fund has returned 21.63 percent over the past year, 11.58 percent over the past three years, 20.22 percent over the past five years, and 4.72 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date 0.7%
1 Year 21.6%
3 Years (Annualized) 11.6%
5 Years (Annualized) 20.2%
10 Years (Annualized) 4.7%

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Summary

The investment seeks total return through a flexible combination of capital appreciation and current income. The fund invests in a diversified portfolio of common stocks to produce an overall blended equity portfolio consisting of various types of stocks that the subadviser believes offer the potential for capital growth and/or dividend income. Most of the stocks in which the fund invests are issued by large-capitalization companies. The fund's subadviser uses an actively managed bottom-up stock selection process for choosing securities across a large-capitalization market universe.

Fees

Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Nationwide Fund has an expense ratio of 1.73 percent.

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Risk

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

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