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#6 in Technology
U.S. News evaluated 51 Technology 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 34.15 percent over the past year, 17.93 percent over the past three years, 24.91 percent over the past five years, and 11.50 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||28.0%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||17.9%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||24.9%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||11.5%|
The investment seeks long-term capital growth. The fund will normally invest at least 80% of its net assets (including any borrowings for investment purposes) in the common stocks of companies the managers expect to generate a majority of their revenues from the development, advancement, and use of technology. It normally seeks to invest in at least 5 countries and allocate 25% of the fund's investments to stocks of companies outside the U.S. Stock selection is based on intensive fundamental research that assesses companies' business prospects, the valuations of their stocks, and their prospects for share price appreciation.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
T. Rowe Price Global Technology Fund has an expense ratio of 0.97 percent.
Risk is Above Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.