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Fund SHSKX BlackRock Health Sciences Opps K FSMEX Fidelity® Select Medical Equip & Systems  
Similarity
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100% 93%
Annual Fees
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$83.47
(0.79% Exp. Ratio)
$80.30
(0.76% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.65% annual return
$41,033.93 $41,407.82
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$373.88
Return
As of 10/31/16
1 YR RETURN -4.89%
3 YR 11.66%
5 YR 18.18%
10 YR 12.20%
1 YR RETURN 16.25%
3 YR 17.02%
5 YR 19.31%
10 YR 12.59%
Description
The investment seeks to provide long-term growth of capital. The fund invests at least 80% of its total assets in equity securities, primarily common stock, of companies in health sciences and related industries. The health sciences sector can include companies in health care equipment and supplies, health care providers and services, biotechnology, and pharmaceuticals. It will concentrate its investments (i.e., invest more than 25% of its assets) in health sciences or related industries, and may invest in companies located in non-U.S. countries. The fund is non-diversified.
The investment seeks capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of assets in securities of companies principally engaged in research, development, manufacture, distribution, supply, or sale of medical equipment and devices and related technologies. It invests primarily in common stocks. The fund invests in domestic and foreign issuers. 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. The fund is non-diversified.

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