Investment Test Drive

DFWVX DFA World ex US Value Port I

1 lower fee alternative found

FeeX scanned the market for similar funds with lower fees and better past returns
Show results with
Investing
$
  YOU ASKED ABOUT FEATURED ALTERNATIVE ?
Fund DFWVX DFA World ex US Value Port I IQDY FlexShares Intl Qual Div Dynamic ETF  
Similarity
?
100% 93%
Annual Fees
?
$55.99
(0.53% Exp. Ratio)
$49.65
(0.47% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.64% annual return
$44,271.17 $45,079.34
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$808.17
Return
As of 12/31/16
1 YR RETURN 10.70%
3 YR -1.62%
5 YR 5.56%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 10.77%
3 YR -0.83%
5 YR --
10 YR --
Description
The investment seeks to achieve long-term capital appreciation. The Portfolio seeks to achieve its investment objective through exposure to a broad portfolio of securities of non-U.S. companies associated with countries with developed and emerging markets, which may include frontier markets (emerging market countries in an earlier stage of development), that the Advisor believes to be value stocks at the time of purchase. As a non-fundamental policy, under normal circumstances, at least 80% of the Portfolio's net assets will be invested directly or indirectly through its investment in the underlying funds, in securities of non-U.S. companies.
The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the Northern Trust International Quality Dividend Dynamic IndexSM. The fund will invest at least 80% of its total assets in the securities of the index and in ADRs and GDRs based on the securities in the index. The index is designed to provide exposure to a high-quality, income-oriented portfolio of international equity securities issued by non-U.S.-based companies, with an emphasis on long-term capital growth and a targeted overall volatility that is greater than that of the Northern Trust International Large Cap IndexSM.

Join FeeX to view all alternatives, get more data and filtering options, and be able to automatically scan all your investments for lower fee replacements.

It's free!

The fees, balance and savings information above are estimated numbers, based on the data FeeX had at the day of publication, but may not be accurate due to incomplete or erroneous data.

The best choice is based on a combined analysis of lowest fees and highest similarity to the original fund.

Similarity

FeeX's similarity algorithm analyzes over 15 investment characteristics like investment category, asset allocation, strategy, geographical allocation and more. FeeX gives each its own weight and calculates the similarity of any two investments based on a scale of 0 to 100%. Funds with a similarity ranking of 85% and higher are considered "similar".

Yes, funds and ETFs charge fees

Deep within every fund you own lies a hidden fee called expense ratio. It takes away a set % of your savings each and every year. It can often be easily reduced by switching to similar investments with lower expense ratios.

+

Your Feedback has been sent successfully!