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SEKAX Deutsche Emerging Markets Equity A

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Fund SEKAX Deutsche Emerging Markets Equity A GMM SPDR® S&P Emerging Markets ETF FEMKX Fidelity® Emerging Markets  
100% 94% 85%
Annual Fees
(1.67% Exp. Ratio)
(0.59% Exp. Ratio)
(1.05% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.56% annual return
$30,573.17 $42,428.87 $36,917.58
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$11,855.70 +$6,344.41
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 15.48%
3 YR 0.34%
5 YR 3.31%
10 YR 1.09%
1 YR RETURN 17.41%
3 YR 0.37%
5 YR 3.45%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 18.19%
3 YR 2.44%
5 YR 5.13%
10 YR 3.08%
The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of net assets, plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes, in emerging market equities (equities traded mainly in emerging markets or issued by companies that are organized in emerging markets or have more than half of their business there). It may invest up to 20% of net assets in equities from the U.S. or other developed markets. The fund may also invest up to 20% of net assets in U.S. or emerging market debt securities when portfolio management believes these securities may perform at least as well as equities.
The investment seeks investment results that, before fees and expenses, correspond generally to the total return performance of the S&P Emerging BMI Index. The fund generally invests substantially all, but at least 80%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index or in American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs") or Global Depositary Receipts ("GDRs") based on securities comprising the index. The index is a market capitalization weighted index designed to define and measure the investable universe of publicly traded companies domiciled in emerging markets. The fund is non-diversified.
The investment seeks capital appreciation. The fund invests normally at least 80% of assets in securities of issuers in emerging markets and other investments that are tied economically to emerging markets. It invests normally in common stocks and allocates investments across different emerging market countries. The fund uses fundamental analysis of factors such as each issuer's financial condition and industry position, as well as market and economic conditions, to select investments.

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