AllianzGI U.S. Emerging Growth Fund

Scorecard
2 / 5 Stars
Lipper
1 1 2 2 3
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
1 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
C (Hold)

U.S. News evaluated 215 Small Growth Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.

See all Allianz Funds funds

See full Small Growth rankings

See more fund rankings

Performance

The fund has returned 34.89 percent over the past year, 12.74 percent over the past three years, 27.82 percent over the past five years, and 9.11 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date 2.0%
1 Year 34.9%
3 Years (Annualized) 12.7%
5 Years (Annualized) 27.8%
10 Years (Annualized) 9.1%

See more AEGCX performance

Summary

The investment seeks maximum long-term capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus borrowings made for investment purposes) in equity securities of U.S. companies. It may have a high portfolio turnover rate, which may be up to 200% or more. The fund may invest in securities issued in initial public offerings (IPOs), and may utilize foreign currency exchange contracts, options, stock index futures contracts, warrants and other derivative instruments.

Fees

Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
AllianzGI U.S. Emerging Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 2.21 percent.

See more AEGCX fees

Risk

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

See more AEGCX risk