2 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
#39 in Moderate Allocation
U.S. News evaluated 249 Moderate Allocation 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 13.05 percent over the past year, and 10.08 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||11.6%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||10.1%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks capital appreciation and current income. The fund pursues its investment objective by normally investing 40-60% of its assets in equity securities selected primarily for capital appreciation and investing the remainder in fixed-income securities and cash equivalents. It may invest in foreign equity and debt securities, which may include investments in emerging markets. The fund may also invest its assets in derivatives, which are instruments that have a value derived from, or directly linked to, an underlying asset, such as equity securities, fixed-income securities, commodities, currencies, interest rates, or market indices.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Perkins Value Plus Income Fund has an expense ratio of 1.01 percent.
Risk is Low compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.