4 / 5 Stars
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The fund has returned 8.89 percent over the past year, 12.82 percent over the past three years, 6.03 percent over the past five years, and 8.00 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||9.5%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||12.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||6.0%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||8.0%|
The investment seeks long-term capital growth; income is a secondary objective. The fund pursues long-term capital appreciation by normally investing at least 80% of net assets in the common stocks of large- and medium-sized blue chip growth companies. Generally, large- and mid-cap stocks will include companies whose market capitalizations, at the time of purchase, are greater than or equal to the smallest company included in the Russell Midcap® Index. It may lend portfolio securities to broker-dealers and other financial institutions provided that the value of the loaned securities does not exceed 30% of the fund's total assets.
Fees are Average compared to funds in the same category.
VALIC Company I Blue Chip Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 0.85 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.