3 / 5 Stars
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
2 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 40 Natural Resources 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 2.07 percent over the past year, -2.62 percent over the past three years, 9.08 percent over the past five years, and 9.38 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||-5.6%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||-2.6%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||9.1%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||9.4%|
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (including the amount of borrowings for investment purposes) in equity securities (including, but not limited to, common stocks, preferred stocks and securities convertible into common or preferred stocks) of U.S. and foreign companies engaged in the energy and natural resources industries. It typically invests at least 50% of its assets in crude oil, petroleum and natural gas companies. It is non-diversified.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Columbia Global Energy & Natural Resources Fund has an expense ratio of 2.06 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.