DWS Science and Technology Fund

3 / 5 Stars
3 2 3 5 5
Zacks Investment Research
4 (Sell)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
C (Hold)

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The fund has returned 27.24 percent over the past year, 12.27 percent over the past three years, 16.82 percent over the past five years, and 5.96 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 4.7%
1 Year 27.2%
3 Years (Annualized) 12.3%
5 Years (Annualized) 16.8%
10 Years (Annualized) 6.0%

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The investment seeks growth of capital. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes, in common stocks of science and technology companies. It may invest in companies of any size and may invest in initial public offerings. While the fund invests mainly in US stocks, it could invest up to 35% of net assets in foreign securities (including emerging markets securities). The fund will concentrate its assets in the group of industries constituting the technology sector and may concentrate in one or more industries in the technology sector. It is non-diversified.


Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
DWS Science and Technology Fund has an expense ratio of 0.94 percent.

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

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