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FSSAX Franklin Small Cap Growth Adv

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Fund FSSAX Franklin Small Cap Growth Adv SLYG SPDR® S&P 600 Small Cap Growth ETF  
100% 93%
Annual Fees
(0.87% Exp. Ratio)
(0.15% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.61% annual return
$39,602.62 $49,205.40
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$9,602.78
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 15.54%
3 YR 6.09%
5 YR 16.46%
10 YR 9.23%
1 YR RETURN 15.64%
3 YR 9.33%
5 YR 17.51%
10 YR 10.21%
The investment seeks long-term capital growth. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in the equity securities of small cap companies. The equity securities in which the fund invests are predominantly common stock. For this fund, small cap companies are companies with market capitalizations not exceeding (i) $1.5 billion or (ii) the highest market capitalization in the Russell 2000® Index, whichever is greater, at the time of purchase. It may invest in equity securities of larger companies. The fund, from time to time, may have significant positions in particular sectors such as information technology and healthcare.
The investment seeks to provide investment results that, before fees and expenses, correspond generally to the total return performance of the S&P SmallCap 600 Growth Index. The fund generally invests substantially all, but at least 80%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index. The index measures the performance of the small-capitalization growth segment of the U.S. equity market. It may purchase a subset of the securities in the index in an effort to hold a portfolio of securities with generally the same risk and return characteristics of the index. The fund is non-diversified.

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