Needham Growth Fund

Class No Load (NEEGX)
Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
4 2 2 1 3
Zacks Investment Research
2 (Buy)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
C- (Hold)

#101 in Mid-Cap Growth

U.S. News evaluated 223 Mid-Cap Growth 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 30.91 percent over the past year, 10.18 percent over the past three years, 25.04 percent over the past five years, and 8.57 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date 3.5%
1 Year 30.9%
3 Years (Annualized) 10.2%
5 Years (Annualized) 25.0%
10 Years (Annualized) 8.6%

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Summary

The investment seeks long-term, tax-efficient capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 65% of its total assets in equity securities of domestic issuers listed on a nationally recognized securities exchange or traded on the NASDAQ System. It may, but is not required to, invest in stocks from issuers of any market capitalization and from a variety of industries included in the technology, healthcare, energy and industrials, specialty retailing, media/leisure/cable/entertainment and business and consumer services sectors.

Fees

Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Needham Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 1.82 percent.

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Risk

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

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