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U.S. News evaluated 473 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 12.26 percent over the past year, 13.08 percent over the past three years, 6.35 percent over the past five years, and 7.67 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||11.8%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||13.1%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||6.3%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||7.7%|
The investment seeks a favorable long-term total return, mainly through capital appreciation, by investing primarily in a portfolio of equity securities of large domestic growth companies based on a market index. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its assets in securities of its benchmark index (Russell 1000® Growth Index). It buys most, but not necessarily all, of the stocks in its benchmark index, and will attempt to closely match the overall investment characteristics of its benchmark index. The fund primarily invests its assets in equity securities selected to track a designated stock market index.
Fees are Average compared to funds in the same category.
TIAA-CREF Large-Cap Growth Index Fund has an expense ratio of 0.32 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.