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U.S. News evaluated 486 Large 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 16.83 percent over the past year, and 9.44 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||-4.0%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||9.4%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund seeks to track the Premium AlphaSector® Index (ASRP), a public index published by NASDAQ. The primary sectors of the S&P 500® Index represented are: consumer discretionary, consumer staples, energy, financials, healthcare, industrials, materials, technology, and utilities. It may invest in ETFs and/or securities representing the primary sectors of the S&P 500® Index and high-quality short-term securities. The fund may invest in a basket of securities to represent a sector if it determines that investment in the ETF for that sector is not feasible or otherwise not in the best interest of the fund.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Virtus Premium AlphaSector has an expense ratio of 2.37 percent.
Risk is Low compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.