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NBQBX Nuveen International Growth R3

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Fund NBQBX Nuveen International Growth R3 VWIGX Vanguard International Growth Inv FIVFX Fidelity® International Capital Apprec  
100% 86% 86%
Annual Fees
(1.38% Exp. Ratio)
(0.47% Exp. Ratio)
(1.13% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.55% annual return
$33,327.92 $43,901.40 $35,957.89
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$10,573.48 +$2,629.98
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 0.71%
3 YR 0.48%
5 YR 9.61%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 16.72%
3 YR 3.13%
5 YR 9.84%
10 YR 4.17%
1 YR RETURN 11.90%
3 YR 6.75%
5 YR 13.26%
10 YR 4.47%
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets in non-U.S. equity securities. It may invest in equity securities issued by companies with small-, mid- and large capitalizations. The fund may invest up to 30% of its net assets in companies located in emerging market countries.
The investment seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation. The fund invests predominantly in the stocks of companies located outside the United States and is expected to diversify its assets in countries across developed and emerging markets. In selecting stocks, the fund's advisors evaluate foreign markets around the world and choose large-, mid-, and small-capitalization companies considered to have above-average growth potential. The fund uses multiple investment advisors.
The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. The fund normally invests primarily in non-U.S. securities, including securities of issuers located in emerging markets. It normally invests primarily in common stocks. The fund allocates investments across different countries and regions. It 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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