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IGDCX Invesco Gold & Precious Metals C

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Fund IGDCX Invesco Gold & Precious Metals C INIYX VanEck International Investors Gold Y GOLDX Gabelli Gold AAA  
100% 92% 87%
Annual Fees
(2.32% Exp. Ratio)
(1.10% Exp. Ratio)
(1.62% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.63% annual return
$25,537.08 $37,058.72 $31,637.79
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$11,521.64 +$6,100.72
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 82.25%
3 YR 2.91%
5 YR -9.48%
10 YR 0.85%
1 YR RETURN 97.40%
3 YR 5.95%
5 YR -9.47%
10 YR 2.98%
1 YR RETURN 99.07%
3 YR 10.71%
5 YR -7.11%
10 YR 2.70%
The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. The fund invests, under normal circumstances, at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in securities of issuers engaged in exploring for, mining, processing, or dealing and investing in gold and other precious metals such as silver, platinum and palladium, as well as diamonds (the gold and precious metals sector), and in derivatives and other instruments that have economic characteristics similar to such securities. It invests primarily in equity securities. The principal type of equity security in which the fund invests is common stock.
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation; current income is a secondary consideration. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets in securities of companies principally engaged in gold-related activities, instruments that derive their value from gold, gold coins and bullion. A company principally engaged in gold-related activities is one that derives at least 50% of its revenues from gold-related activities, including the exploration, mining or processing of or dealing in gold. It concentrates its investments in the gold-mining industry and therefore invests 25% or more of its total assets in such industry. The fund is non-diversified.
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus borrowings for investment purposes) in equity securities of foreign and domestic issuers principally engaged in gold-related activities and gold bullion. It focuses on stocks that are undervalued, but which appear to have favorable prospects for growth. Because most of the world's gold production is outside of the United States, a significant portion of the fund's assets may be invested in securities of foreign issuers, including those located in emerging markets.

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