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Fund NWHOX Nationwide Bailard Tech&Sci A VGT Vanguard Information Technology ETF XLK Technology Select Sector SPDR® ETF  
100% 93% 90%
Annual Fees
(1.28% Exp. Ratio)
(0.10% Exp. Ratio)
(0.14% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.69% annual return
$35,778.94 $51,101.98 $50,491.69
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$15,323.04 +$14,712.75
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN 18.46%
3 YR 14.53%
5 YR 16.95%
10 YR 9.02%
1 YR RETURN 21.94%
3 YR 16.03%
5 YR 17.77%
10 YR 10.30%
1 YR RETURN 23.13%
3 YR 16.39%
5 YR 17.28%
10 YR 9.78%
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund will, under normal market conditions, invest its assets primarily in common stocks located in the United States and abroad that the subadviser believes have superior sales and earnings growth potential. It will invest at least 80% of its net assets in established companies in the technology and science sectors, including in the semiconductor, semiconductor equipment, hardware, software, services, communications, biotechnology medical devices and pharmaceutical sectors, and may invest in other sectors if determined by the fund's subadviser to be in the fund's best interests.
The investment seeks to track the performance of a benchmark index. The fund employs an indexing investment approach designed to track the performance of the MSCI US Investable Market Index (IMI)/Information Technology 25/50, an index made up of stocks of large, mid-size, and small U.S. companies within the information technology sector, as classified under the Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS). 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. It is non-diversified.
The investment seeks investment results that, before expenses, correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded equity securities of companies in the Technology Select Sector Index. In seeking to track the performance of the index, the fund employs a replication strategy, which means that the fund typically invests in substantially all of the securities represented in the index in approximately the same proportions as the index. It generally invests substantially all, but at least 95%, of its total assets in the securities comprising the index. The fund is non-diversified.

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