2 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
1 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 136 Mid-Cap Blend 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 29.41 percent over the past year, 14.51 percent over the past three years, 15.77 percent over the past five years, and 7.49 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||24.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||14.5%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||15.8%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||7.5%|
The investment seeks capital growth. The fund invests in synthetics or other instruments that have similar economic characteristics to common stocks of all capitalization issuers, such as those in the fund's benchmark, the Russell 3000 Index (the "Benchmark"). It may invest a significant portion of its assets in fixed income instruments that are of investment grade quality.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Forward Total MarketPlus Fund has an expense ratio of 1.38 percent.
Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.