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MMUGX MFS Utilities R1

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Fund MMUGX MFS Utilities R1 FIUIX Fidelity® Telecom and Utilities GASFX Hennessy Gas Utility Investor  
100% 85% 86%
Annual Fees
(1.75% Exp. Ratio)
(0.76% Exp. Ratio)
(1.02% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.74% annual return
$31,421.71 $42,447.86 $39,235.27
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$11,026.14 +$7,813.55
As of 12/31/16
1 YR RETURN 10.53%
3 YR 1.48%
5 YR 6.98%
10 YR 5.63%
1 YR RETURN 17.03%
3 YR 7.79%
5 YR 10.68%
10 YR 5.80%
1 YR RETURN 20.70%
3 YR 7.11%
5 YR 10.61%
10 YR 8.97%
The investment seeks total return. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets in securities of issuers in the utilities industry. Issuers in the utilities industry include issuers engaged in the manufacture, production, generation, transmission, sale or distribution of electric, gas or other types of energy, and issuers engaged in telecommunications, including wireless, telephone, and cable (but not engaged in public broadcasting).
The investment seeks high total return through a combination of current income and capital appreciation. The fund invests primarily in common stocks. It invests at least 80% of assets in securities of telecommunications services companies and utility companies. 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.
The investment seeks income and capital appreciation. The advisor intends to provide investment results that replicate the performance of the American Gas Association Stock Index (the "AGA Stock Index"). The AGA Stock Index is maintained by the American Gas Association, a national trade association of natural gas companies, and is licensed exclusively to the Manager for use as an investment strategy. The advisor intends to invest at least 85% of its net assets in the common stock of companies that have natural gas distribution and transmission operations. The fund is non-diversified.

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