3 / 5 Stars
4 4 4 2 2
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 227 Small Blend 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 21.29 percent over the past year, 11.73 percent over the past three years, and 25.66 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 02.28.2014|
|Year to date||-1.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||11.7%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||25.7%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks long-term growth of capital and current income. Normally, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities that produce dividend income to the fund, and at least 65% will be issued by companies with stock market capitalizations of up to $5 billion (micro-cap, small-cap, and mid-cap companies) at the time of investment. Although the fund normally focuses on the securities of U.S. companies, it may invest up to 25% of its net assets in securities of companies headquartered in foreign countries.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Royce Dividend Value Fund has an expense ratio of 1.19 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.