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Alger Spectra C (ASPCX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of Alger Spectra C (ASPCX) Fund

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Graph of Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) ManagerFund Manager - Patrick Kelly

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 14.2 years
Similar Funds: ASPIX 
Fund Family: Alger
Fund Category: Large Growth
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: B (Score: 0.67)     (What does this score mean?)

 

Graph of Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) ProfileAlger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

Alger Spectra C Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation. Alger Spectra C Fund invests primarily in the equity securities of companies of any size that the manager believes demonstrate promising growth potential.

 

Alger Spectra C (ASPCX) Fund Strength What we like about Alger Spectra C (ASPCX) Fund

Data for Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) management has been with Alger Spectra C Fund for 14.2 years
  • Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) has good mid-term performance (3-year return 11.17% vs 10.74% Large Growth category median performance)
  • Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 10.54% vs 10.14% Large Growth category median performance)
  • Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2

Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) Weakness What we are cautious about Alger Spectra C (ASPCX) Fund

Data for Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) has a less-than-ideal short-term performance (1-year return -4.02% vs -1.74% Large Growth category median performance)
  • Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) has a Morningstar rating of 3 and below
  • Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 143.64% that is higher than the Large Growth average of 50.46%. This could mean Alger Spectra C is more nimble, but also signal potential high tax impact and high trading fees
  • Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) is more volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 12.8 that is higher than category average of 12.75
  • Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) has a higher expense ratio of 1.96% than its Large Growth average of 1.17%
  • Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) carries a 1% load
See Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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Compare Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX)Compare with other top Large Growth category mutual funds

Aadditional top Large Growth mutual funds for your consideration

FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
Alger Spectra C-2.56-4.0211.1710.54
American Funds AMCAP R6 (RAFGX)3.59-1.1311.8211.94Compare
AB Core Opportunities Advisor (ADGYX)1.543.3612.0412.15Compare
Eaton Vance Growth R (ELCRX)-0.280.1013.0010.73Compare

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Compare Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX)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 Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) Net Asset TrackingAlger Spectra C (ASPCX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of Alger Spectra C fund (ASPCX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$5.46B
03/2016$5.52B
02/2016$5.18B
More historic net asset information on Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX)

  

Graph of Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) Portfolio TrackingAlger Spectra C (ASPCX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of Alger Spectra C fund (ASPCX)

DateCashStockBondOther
03/20162%97.25%0%0.75%
12/20153.93%95.22%0%0.84%
11/20153.81%95.4%0%0.78%
Click here to see more historic asset allocation information on Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX)

 

graph of Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in Alger Spectra C (ASPCX) Fund

Discover what Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX) manager is buying

Mar 30, 2016
Alphabet Inc. [7.34%]
Apple Inc. [5.14%]
Facebook, Inc. [5.11%]
Microsoft Corporation [4.51%]
Honeywell International Inc. Co [3.41%]
Amazon.com, Inc. [3.29%]
Visa Inc. [2.89%]
Allergan plc Ordinary Shares [2.02%]
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc Co [1.99%]
Pepsico, Inc. Common Stock [1.73%]

Dec 30, 2015
Alphabet Inc. [7.11%]
Amazon.com, Inc. [4.73%]
Facebook, Inc. [4.54%]
Microsoft Corporation [4.05%]
Apple Inc. [3.92%]
Visa Inc. [3.27%]
Allergan plc Ordinary Shares [2.45%]
Honeywell International Inc. Co [1.96%]
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company Co [1.87%]
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc Co [1.79%]

Nov 29, 2015
Alphabet Inc. [5.93%]
Amazon.com, Inc. [4.68%]
Apple Inc. [4.57%]
Facebook, Inc. [4.34%]
Microsoft Corporation [3.91%]
Visa Inc. [3.41%]
Comcast Corporation [1.95%]
Allergan plc Ordinary Shares [1.8%]
Delphi Automotive PLC [1.6%]
Salesforce.com Inc Common Stock [1.55%]
Click here for Stock Holding Change Map in Alger Spectra C Fund (ASPCX)

  

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