3 / 5 Stars
5 4 3 1 1
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
#55 in Large Value
U.S. News evaluated 325 Large Value 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 22.88 percent over the past year, 13.29 percent over the past three years, and 17.90 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||-3.8%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||13.3%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||17.9%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks long-term total return from both capital appreciation and, secondarily, dividend income. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities that pay or are expected to pay dividends. It may invest in companies of any size, from larger, well-established companies to smaller companies. The fund may also invest in foreign securities, provided that they are publicly traded in the United States, including in ADRs.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Al Frank Dividend Value Fund has an expense ratio of 1.98 percent.
Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.