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NOSIX Northern Stock Index

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Fund NOSIX Northern Stock Index IVV iShares Core S&P 500 VOO Vanguard 500 ETF  
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Annual Fees
(0.10% Exp. Ratio)
(0.04% Exp. Ratio)
(0.05% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.72% annual return
$51,514.06 $52,450.37 $52,293.18
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$936.31 +$779.12
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 15.33%
3 YR 11.04%
5 YR 16.24%
10 YR 7.05%
1 YR RETURN 15.37%
3 YR 11.10%
5 YR 16.30%
10 YR 7.18%
1 YR RETURN 15.39%
3 YR 11.12%
5 YR 16.33%
10 YR --
The investment seeks to provide investment results approximating the aggregate price and dividend performance of the securities included in the S&P 500® Index. The fund will invest substantially all (and at least 80%) of its net assets in the equity securities included in the S&P 500 Index, in weightings that approximate the relative composition of the securities contained in the S&P 500 Index, and in S&P 500 Index futures approved by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission. It is passively managed, which means it tries to duplicate the investment composition and performance of the S&P 500 Index using computer programs and statistical procedures.
The investment seeks to track the investment results of the S&P 500® (the "underlying index"), which measures the performance of the large-capitalization sector of the U.S. equity market. The fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets in securities of the underlying index and in depositary receipts representing securities of the underlying index. It may invest the remainder of its assets in certain futures, options and swap contracts, cash and cash equivalents, as well as in securities not included in the underlying index, but which the advisor believes will help the fund track the underlying index.
The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index that measures the investment return of large-capitalization stocks. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the Standard & Poor's 500 Index, a widely recognized benchmark of U.S. stock market performance that is dominated by the stocks of large U.S. companies. The advisor attempts to replicate the target index by investing all, or substantially all, of its assets in the stocks that make up the index, holding each stock in approximately the same proportion as its weighting in the index.

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