Why CIGRX Delivered a Below-Average Performance
The Calamos International Growth Fund – Class A (CIGRX) has been a below average performer in 2016 year-to-date among the 12 funds chosen for this review.
How Is the Invesco Pacific Growth Fund Allocating Its Portfolio?
TGRAX is quite balanced as far as allocation in its top three sectors is concerned.
How Healthcare Has Helped MJFOX So Far in 2016
The Matthews Japan Fund – Investor Class (MJFOX) rose 0.3% in the first four months of 2016, placing it third among the nine funds in this review.
MJFOX: What Changes Did the Fund Make in 2016?
Industrials and the two consumer-focused sectors—consumer discretionary and consumer staples—form the backbone of MJFOX. These three combine to form 56% of the portfolio.
Near Flawless Stock Picks: Smart Moves for HJPNX in 2016
The industrials sector was the star performer, which helped HJPNX post a stellar performance in the first four months of 2016.
HJPNX: How It’s Changing Its Portfolio in 2016
Industrials, consumer discretionary, healthcare, and consumer staples form the core of HJPNX. These four sectors combine to form 72% of the portfolio.
Meet the Fidelity Pacific Basin Fund (FPBFX)
The Fidelity Pacific Basin Fund (FPBFX) aims to invest 80% of its net assets in the common stocks of “Pacific Basin issuers and other investments.”
A Portfolio Scan of the Matthews Japan Fund (MJFOX) in 2015
The Matthews Japan Fund – Investor Class (MJFOX)adopts a bottom-up approach to constructing portfolios. This means that it looks at companies with acceptable valuations that are expected to do well in the future, rather than specific industries.
A Portfolio Scan of the Hennessy Japan Fund (HJPNX) in 2015
The Hennessy Japan Fund – Investor Class (HJPNX) was managing $128 million in assets at the end of December 2015.
How the Fidelity Japan Fund Performed in September 2015
The Fidelity Japan Fund fell by 6.8% in September 2015 from the previous month. Its performance compared to peers in our series can be described as poor.
The Matthews Japan Fund Investor Class (MJFOX): Historical Overview
An introduction The Matthews Japan Fund Investor Class (MJFOX) seeks “long-term capital appreciation,” by investing “at least 80% of its total assets, which include borrowings for investment purposes, in the common and preferred stocks of companies located in Japan.” While describing its approach towards investing in Asia, the fund house believes that popular equity indices […]
How the Hennessy Japan Fund Investor Class Fared in September 2015
The Hennessy Japan Fund (HJPNX) dived by 8.2% in September from the previous month—the worst performer in September among the nine funds we’re reviewing.
The Hennessy Japan Fund Investor Class (HJPNX): Historical Overview
The Hennessy Japan Fund Inv Class seeks “long-term capital appreciation by investing in stocks of Japanese companies” and has 22 holdings as of September.
Japan’s 2Q15 Capital Spending Slows but Profits Skyrocket
A release by Japan’s finance ministry showed that capital spending in Japan rose by 5.6% in 2Q15 from the same period a year ago.