Average Annual Total Returns [further-information] As of 12/31/2019

Month EndAs of 12/31/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since InceptionInception 12/31/1992
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 23.43 5.84 4.85 6.99 10.02
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 22.43 5.84 4.85 6.99 10.02
MSCI World Index (%) 28.40 13.21 9.36 10.08 8.36
Quarter EndAs of 12/31/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since InceptionInception 12/31/1992
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 23.43 5.84 4.85 6.99 10.02
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 22.43 5.84 4.85 6.99 10.02
MSCI World Index (%) 28.40 13.21 9.36 10.08 8.36

After-Tax Average Annual Total Returns [further-information] As of 12/31/2019

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Quarter EndAs of 12/31/2019 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
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Calendar Year Returns

2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 23.43 -11.70 8.78 11.70 -4.33 4.28 24.39 12.53 -3.64 10.26
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 22.43 -12.53 7.78 10.70 -5.20 3.30 23.39 11.53 -4.57 9.26
MSCI World Index (%) 28.40 -8.20 23.07 8.15 -0.32 5.50 27.37 16.54 -5.02 12.34

Cumulative Total Returns [further-information] As of 12/31/2019

Month EndAs of 12/31/2019 3 Month YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 12/31/1992
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 7.22 23.43 23.43 18.56 26.70 96.51 1,218.22
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 6.22 22.43 22.43 18.56 26.70 96.51 1,218.22
MSCI World Index (%) 8.68 28.40 28.40 45.06 56.39 161.31 774.08
Quarter EndAs of 12/31/2019 3 Month YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 12/31/1992
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 7.22 23.43 23.43 18.56 26.70 96.51 1,218.22
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 6.22 22.43 22.43 18.56 26.70 96.51 1,218.22
MSCI World Index (%) 8.68 28.40 28.40 45.06 56.39 161.31 774.08

MODERN PORTFOLIO THEORY (MPT) STATISTICSAs of 12/31/2019 (updated monthly)

3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
Standard Deviation (Fund) 10.87 10.99 10.90
Standard Deviation (MSCI World Index) 11.13 11.58 12.94
Beta 0.92 0.90 0.80
Sharpe Ratio 0.39 0.35 0.59
Information Ratio -2.00 -1.22 -0.73
Tracking Error 3.69 3.70 4.24

ADDITIONAL RISK STATISTICSAs of 12/31/2019 (updated monthly)

3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
Beta Bull 1.03 0.88 0.76
Beta Bear 0.78 0.91 0.83
Bull Bear Capture Ratio 0.67 0.77 0.87
% of Positive Months 66.67 65.00 63.33
Gains/Losses 1.54 1.43 1.64
Maximum Drawdown
14.76 15.51 17.50

SALES CHARGE, EXPENSES & FEES As of 05/01/2019 (updated annually)

Gross Expense Ratio 1.98%
Net Expense Ratio [further-information] 1.98%
Max Initial Sales Charge 0.00%
CDSC 1.00%

Volatility Measures [further-information] As of 12/31/2019 Updated Monthly, based on a 3-year period

Beta 0.92
Sharpe Ratio 0.39
Standard Deviation 10.87

Benchmarks

A benchmark is a comparable broad-based index that can be used to evaluate a fund's performance.

  • MSCI World Index