3 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
2 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 211 Small Growth 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 36.23 percent over the past year, 17.14 percent over the past three years, 16.54 percent over the past five years, and 9.31 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||32.8%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||17.1%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||16.5%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||9.3%|
The investment seeks long-term capital growth. Under normal market conditions, the fund invests at least 80% of its assets in small cap companies. The portfolio managers consider small cap companies to include those with a market capitalization that does not exceed that of the largest company in the Russell 2000 Growth Index. The portfolio managers look for stocks of smaller-sized companies they believe will increase in value over time, using an investment strategy developed by American Century Investments.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
American Century Investments Small Cap Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 1.42 percent.
Risk is High compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.