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#165 in Mid-Cap Growth
U.S. News evaluated 222 Mid-Cap Growth 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 17.57 percent over the past year, 3.01 percent over the past three years, 8.52 percent over the past five years, and 3.20 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||-3.4%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||3.0%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||8.5%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||3.2%|
The investment seeks capital appreciation. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes, in midcap companies. It invests principally in common stocks of U.S. companies, and, to a lesser extent, in equity securities of foreign issuers usually those which are publicly traded in the United States either directly or through American Depositary Receipts. The fund will invest in companies in a broad range of industries and generally focuses on companies whose earnings under normal economic conditions are growing by at least 20% per year and whose stocks sell at reasonable price-to-earnings ratios.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Brandywine Advisors Midcap Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 1.22 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.