The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation.
The fund invests primarily in common stock issued by companies both within and outside the U.S., including in countries with developed or emerging markets. It may invest in large, medium, or small companies without regard to market capitalization. The fund will invest at least 40% of its assets in countries other than the U.S. It may buy and sell currency on a spot basis and enter into foreign currency forward contracts for portfolio management. The fund may also invest in exchange traded funds.
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