4 / 5 Stars
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 464 Large Growth 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 30.22 percent over the past year, and 16.45 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 06.30.2014|
|Year to date||5.9%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||16.5%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks capital appreciation. To pursue its objective, the fund invests principally in the equity securities of U.S. and foreign companies that the fund's portfolio managers believe demonstrate above-average, long-term growth potential in all market capitalization ranges. Under normal conditions, the fund will invest at least 50% of its net assets in companies having a market capitalization range within the range of companies included in the Russell 1000® Index, a widely used benchmark for large-cap stock performance.
Fees are Average compared to funds in the same category.
Lord Abbett Growth Leaders Fund has an expense ratio of 0.50 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.