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FDYRX Salient US Dividend Signal Investor

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Fund FDYRX Salient US Dividend Signal Investor POGSX Pin Oak Equity  
100% 87%
Annual Fees
(1.34% Exp. Ratio)
(1.10% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.73% annual return
$35,462.85 $38,144.25
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$2,681.40
As of 12/31/16
1 YR RETURN 17.44%
3 YR 9.19%
5 YR --
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 19.25%
3 YR 10.78%
5 YR 17.00%
10 YR 11.26%
The investment seeks total return, with dividend and interest income being an important component of that return, while exhibiting less downside volatility than the Russell 3000 Index. Under normal conditions, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets plus borrowings for investment purposes, if any, in the equity securities of dividend paying companies domiciled in the United States. Forward Management, LLC d/b/a Salient selects investments based on their fundamental quality, dividend yield, dividend growth potential, valuation and anticipated price appreciation.
The investment seeks long-term capital growth. The fund invests primarily in common stocks of U.S. companies that the Adviser believes possess prospects for growth that are underappreciated by the market. It invests primarily in common stocks of U.S. companies, but may, to a lesser extent, invest in common stocks of foreign companies and American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs") that meet the investment criteria of the fund. The fund will invest at least 80% of its net assets, under normal circumstances, in equity securities.

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