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Alger Green C (AGFCX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of Alger Green C (AGFCX) Fund

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Graph of Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) ManagerFund Manager - Christopher R. Walsh

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 11.1 years
Fund Family: Alger
Fund Category: Large Growth
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: E (Score: 0.38)     (What does this score mean?)
Christopher Walsh, CFA is Senior Vice President and Portfolio Manager of Fred Alger Management, Inc. He is also Senior Analyst responsible for the retailing, footwear, apparel manufacturing, auto/auto suppliers and restaurant industries. He joined Alger in 2001. Previously, he worked at Van Der Moolen Specialists USA as an equity analyst and at Prudential Securities as an associate retail analyst. He graduated with a B.S. from the University of Vermont. Christopher is a CFA charter holder and a member of the CFA Institute.  Get more insights on Christopher R. Walsh

 

Graph of Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) ProfileAlger Green C Fund (AGFCX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

Alger Green C Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation. Alger Green C Fund normally invests at least 80% of assets in equity securities of companies of any market capitalization that, in the opinion of the management, conduct businesses in a socially responsible manner, while demonstrating promising growth potential. It seeks to invest in companies that have developed or are developing or marketing products or services that address human needs without undermining nature's ability to support our economy into the future.

 

Alger Green C (AGFCX) Fund Strength What we like about Alger Green C (AGFCX) Fund

Data for Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) management has been with Alger Green C Fund for 11.1 years
  • Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 16.85% vs Large Growth average of 50.46%. It is good that Alger Green C management does not trade extensively for its return.
  • Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 11.8, lower than category average of 12.75

Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) Weakness What we are cautious about Alger Green C (AGFCX) Fund

Data for Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) has a less-than-ideal short-term performance (1-year return -5.16% vs -1.74% Large Growth category median performance)
  • Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) has a less-than-ideal mid-term performance (3-year return 5.89% vs 10.74% Large Growth category median performance)
  • Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) has a less-than-ideal Long-term performance (5-year return 7.60% vs 10.14% Large Growth category median performance)
  • Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) has a Morningstar rating of 3 and below
  • Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) is less safe compared to its Large Growth peers
  • Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) has a higher expense ratio of 2.07% than its Large Growth average of 1.17%
  • Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) carries a 1% load
See Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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Eaton Vance Growth R (ELCRX)-0.280.1013.0010.73Compare

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Compare Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX)Compare with Large Growth category ETFs

Some Large Growth ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
PowerShares Dynamic Large Cap Growth ETF (PWB)-0.31%1.61%13.24%
iShares Russell 1000 Growth (IWF)1.70%1.47%12.29%
Vanguard Russell 1000 Growth ETF (VONG)1.69%1.42%12.36%
First Trust Large Cap Gr AlphaDEX ETF (FTC)2.10%1.03%12.67%
iShares Morningstar Large-Cap Growth (JKE)-0.23%0.51%13.52%

 

Graph of Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) Net Asset TrackingAlger Green C (AGFCX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of Alger Green C fund (AGFCX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$68.13M
03/2016$83.03M
02/2016$77.90M
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Graph of Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) Portfolio TrackingAlger Green C (AGFCX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of Alger Green C fund (AGFCX)

DateCashStockBondOther
03/201611.64%88.31%0%0.05%
12/20155.98%93.97%0%0.05%
11/20156.64%93.31%0%0.05%
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graph of Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in Alger Green C (AGFCX) Fund

Discover what Alger Green C Fund (AGFCX) manager is buying

Mar 30, 2016
Apple Inc. [6.23%]
Home Depot, Inc. (The) Common S [4.11%]
Facebook, Inc. [3.55%]
Nike, Inc. Common Stock [3.36%]
Amazon.com, Inc. [3.22%]
Honeywell International Inc. Co [2.36%]
Alphabet Inc. [2.32%]
Alphabet Inc. [2.28%]
Allergan plc Ordinary Shares [2.25%]
Coca-Cola Company (The) Common [2.24%]

Dec 30, 2015
Apple Inc. [6.05%]
Home Depot, Inc. (The) Common S [4.1%]
Amazon.com, Inc. [3.69%]
Acuity Brands Inc (Holding Comp [3.48%]
Nike, Inc. Common Stock [3.43%]
Facebook, Inc. [3.28%]
Allergan plc Ordinary Shares [2.64%]
Alphabet Inc. [2.38%]
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company Co [2.37%]
Alphabet Inc. [2.33%]

Nov 29, 2015
Apple Inc. [6.76%]
Home Depot, Inc. (The) Common S [4.12%]
Amazon.com, Inc. [3.61%]
Nike, Inc. Common Stock [3.61%]
Acuity Brands Inc (Holding Comp [3.42%]
Facebook, Inc. [3.24%]
Allergan plc Ordinary Shares [2.64%]
Alphabet Inc. [2.32%]
Walt Disney Company (The) Commo [2.31%]
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company Co [2.3%]
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