First Eagle Fund of America

Scorecard
4 / 5 Stars
Lipper
5 4 5 2 3
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
B (Buy)

#12 in Mid-Cap Blend

U.S. News evaluated 135 Mid-Cap Blend Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.

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Performance

The fund has returned 26.23 percent over the past year, 16.03 percent over the past three years, 19.19 percent over the past five years, and 10.46 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 7.9%
1 Year 26.2%
3 Years (Annualized) 16.0%
5 Years (Annualized) 19.2%
10 Years (Annualized) 10.5%

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Summary

The investment seeks capital appreciation by investing primarily in domestic stocks and, to a lesser extent, in debt and foreign equity securities. The fund primarily invests in domestic stocks and, to a lesser extent, debt and foreign equity instruments. Normally, at least 80% of fund's assets are invested in domestic equity and debt instruments. Equity securities include common stocks, preferred stocks, convertible securities and warrants. The fund may also invest in options, repurchase agreements, and derivatives. It is non-diversified.

Fees

Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
First Eagle Fund of America has an expense ratio of 1.41 percent.

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Risk

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

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