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U.S. News evaluated 297 World Stock 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 32.46 percent over the past year, 6.68 percent over the past three years, 9.69 percent over the past five years, and 3.57 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||24.8%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||6.7%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||9.7%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||3.6%|
The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. The fund will invest primarily in a diversified portfolio of equity securities of established companies selected from more than 40 industries and from more than 40 developed and emerging market countries, including the U.S. It invests significantly (at least 40%--unless market conditions are not deemed favorable by the Adviser) in securities of non-U.S. companies. The fund normally invests in companies in at least three countries, generally including the U.S. Other such countries currently include the developed nations in Europe and the Far East, Canada, Australia, and emerging market countries worldwide.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
AllianceBernstein Global Value Fund has an expense ratio of 2.95 percent.
Risk is High compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.