TCW Growth Equities Fund

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

U.S. News evaluated 221 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 20.58 percent over the past year, 7.83 percent over the past three years, 16.46 percent over the past five years, and 7.90 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date -1.7%
1 Year 20.6%
3 Years (Annualized) 7.8%
5 Years (Annualized) 16.5%
10 Years (Annualized) 7.9%

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Summary

The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests (except when maintaining a temporary defensive position) at least 80% of the value of its net assets in equity securities issued by companies with market capitalizations, at the time of acquisition, within the capitalization range of the companies comprising the Russell MidCap® Growth Index. It invests primarily in issuers which are characterized as "growth" companies according to criteria established by the portfolio manager.

Fees

Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
TCW Growth Equities Fund has an expense ratio of 1.20 percent.

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Risk

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

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