3 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
Standard & Poor's
2 / 5 Stars
#3 in Long/Short Equity
U.S. News evaluated 98 Long/Short Equity 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 27.06 percent over the past year, and 8.26 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||26.0%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||8.3%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks to provide long-term growth of capital; a secondary objective of the fund is to limit risk during unfavorable market conditions. The fund's adviser seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing primarily in: (1) exchange traded funds ("ETFs") that primarily invest in small and mid-cap common stock, (2) small and mid-cap common stock, (3) derivative instruments, (4) fixed income securities and (5) cash equivalents. It is non-diversified.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Toews Hedged Small & Mid Cap Fund has an expense ratio of 1.25 percent.
Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.