John Hancock Funds Fundamental Global Franchise Fund

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The fund has returned 16.25 percent over the past year.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date -1.8%
1 Year 16.3%
3 Years (Annualized) N/A
5 Years (Annualized) N/A
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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The investment seeks to provide capital appreciation. Under normal market conditions, the fund will invest at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in securities of franchise companies. A franchise company is one whose return on invested capital over a three-year period is above its cost of capital. At least 40% of the value of the fund's net assets will be invested in issuers domiciled outside of the United States, which includes securities for which the relevant reference entity is domiciled outside the United States, such as American Depositary Receipts (ADRs) that trade on U.S. exchanges. The fund is non-diversified.


Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
John Hancock Funds Fundamental Global Franchise Fund has an expense ratio of 1.38 percent.

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Risk is N/A compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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