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TZEMX Templeton Emerging Markets Bal Adv

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Fund TZEMX Templeton Emerging Markets Bal Adv VMMSX Vanguard Emerg Mkts Sel Stk Inv  
Similarity
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100% 86%
Annual Fees
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$131.94
(1.25% Exp. Ratio)
$98.17
(0.93% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.56% annual return
$34,716.76 $38,255.24
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$3,538.48
Return
As of 11/30/16
1 YR RETURN 8.80%
3 YR -3.32%
5 YR -0.97%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 13.18%
3 YR -2.58%
5 YR 1.85%
10 YR --
Description
The investment seeks both income and capital appreciation. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings, in a diversified portfolio of equity securities, and fixed and floating rate debt obligations issued by governments, government-related entities and corporate entities which are located, incorporated or have significant business activities in or are impacted by economic developments in developing or emerging market countries. It normally invests at least 25% of its net assets in equity securities and at least 25% of its net assets in fixed income senior securities.
The investment seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation. The fund invests mainly in equity securities of companies located in emerging markets. It invests in small-, mid-, and large-capitalization companies and is expected to diversify its assets among companies located in emerging markets around the world. Under normal circumstances, at least 80% of the fund's assets will be invested in common stocks of companies located in emerging markets.

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