The investment seeks long-term growth of capital.
Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 65% of its total assets in common stocks of foreign companies. It may invest in an unlimited number of companies of any size throughout the world that are selected for their long-term growth potential. The fund normally invests in issuers from at least three different countries not including the United States. It may invest in common stocks of companies operating in, or economically tied to, emerging market countries.