3 / 5 Stars
3 2 1 4 1
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
2 / 5 Stars
#5 in Long/Short Equity
U.S. News evaluated 109 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 21.91 percent over the past year, and 5.09 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||-2.7%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||5.1%|
|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 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.