4 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 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 20.63 percent over the past year, 7.49 percent over the past three years, 18.79 percent over the past five years, and 10.88 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||-4.5%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||7.5%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||18.8%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||10.9%|
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in equity securities of companies in the Materials sector. Equity securities in which the fund may invest include common stocks and preferred stocks of companies of any market capitalization. It is non-diversified.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Icon Materials Fund has an expense ratio of 1.45 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.