DWS Latin America Equity Fund

3 / 5 Stars
3 3 1 3 1
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
E- (Sell)

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The fund has returned 14.87 percent over the past year, -3.18 percent over the past three years, 5.91 percent over the past five years, and 12.57 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 8.4%
1 Year 14.9%
3 Years (Annualized) -3.2%
5 Years (Annualized) 5.9%
10 Years (Annualized) 12.6%

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The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of net assets, plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes, in Latin American common stocks and other equities. It may invest up to 20% of net assets in the equity securities of US and other non-Latin American issuers and in debt securities including junk bonds (grade BB/Ba and below). The fund may also invest as much as 10% of net assets in securities rated B or lower. It is non-diversified.


Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
DWS Latin America Equity Fund has an expense ratio of 2.35 percent.

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Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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