The investment seeks long-term capital growth.
The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities issued by mid-cap companies. It employs a "growth" style of investing. The fund may invest in stocks of mid-cap companies that are located outside the United States. It may invest in any economic sector and, at times, emphasize one or more particular sectors. The fund generally considers selling a security when it reaches a target price, fails to perform as expected, or when other opportunities appear more attractive. It may engage in active and frequent trading of portfolio securities.