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Buffalo Discovery (BUFTX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of Buffalo Discovery (BUFTX) Fund

    Last Trade: $21.75 on 3/29/2017, Change: N/A (0%)

 

Graph of Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) ManagerFund Manager - Elizabeth Jones

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 13.3 years
Fund Family: Buffalo
Fund Category: Mid-Cap Growth
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: *Master* (Score: 0.88)     (What does this score mean?)

 

Graph of Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) ProfileBuffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

Buffalo Discovery Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation. Buffalo Discovery Fund generally invests at least 80% of total assets in domestic common stocks of companies whose securities may increase in value due to the development, advancement or use of science and technology. It may invest up to 20% of net assets in sponsored or unsponsored ADRs and securities of foreign companies that are traded on U.S. stock exchanges.

 

Buffalo Discovery (BUFTX) Fund Strength What we like about Buffalo Discovery (BUFTX) Fund

Data for Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) management has been with Buffalo Discovery Fund for 13.3 years
  • Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) has good short-term performance (1-year return -2.20% vs -5.73% Mid-Cap Growth category median performance)
  • Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) has good mid-term performance (3-year return 13.22% vs 8.38% Mid-Cap Growth category median performance)
  • Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 11.46% vs 7.70% Mid-Cap Growth category median performance)
  • Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) has a Morningstar rating of 4 and above
  • Asset base in Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) has been consistently increasing at a reasonable pace in the last 2 months. It shows investor confidence and market support
  • Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 12.55, lower than category average of 13.49
  • Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) has a lower expense ratio than its Mid-Cap Growth average: 1.01% vs 1.28%
  • Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) is a true no-load fund as it has no load and no 12b1 promotion, distributions, marketing expenses

Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) Weakness What we are cautious about Buffalo Discovery (BUFTX) Fund

Data for Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 59.00% that is higher than the Mid-Cap Growth average of 50.96%. This could mean Buffalo Discovery is more nimble, but also signal potential high tax impact and high trading fees
See Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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Compare Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX)Compare with other top Mid-Cap Growth category mutual funds

Aadditional top Mid-Cap Growth mutual funds for your consideration

FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
Buffalo Discovery0.87-2.2013.2211.46
Akre Focus Instl (AKRIX)3.591.8011.1515.02Compare
Baron Asset Instl (BARIX)1.54-1.9810.2810.08Compare
Bright Rock Mid Cap Growth Instl (BQMGX)8.534.539.875.79Compare

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Compare Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX)Compare with Mid-Cap Growth category ETFs

Some Mid-Cap Growth ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
Guggenheim S&P MidCap 400 Pure Gr ETF (RFG)000
PowerShares Russell Midcap Pure Gr ETF (PXMG)-0.83%-6.85%5.24%
RevenueShares NavellierOverall A-100 ETF (RWV)1.16%-5.74%7.25%
iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap Growth (JKH)1.51%-5.25%9.06%
Vanguard Mid-Cap Growth ETF (VOT)3.05%-4.02%9.94%

 

Graph of Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) Net Asset TrackingBuffalo Discovery (BUFTX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of Buffalo Discovery fund (BUFTX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$1.07B
03/2016$1.01B
02/2016$924.43M
More historic net asset information on Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX)

  

Graph of Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) Portfolio TrackingBuffalo Discovery (BUFTX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of Buffalo Discovery fund (BUFTX)

DateCashStockBondOther
03/20166.7%93.3%0%0%
12/20156.39%93.61%0%0%
09/20155.29%94.71%0%0%
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graph of Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in Buffalo Discovery (BUFTX) Fund

Discover what Buffalo Discovery Fund (BUFTX) manager is buying

Mar 30, 2016
Alphabet Inc. [2.64%]
Apple Inc. [2.14%]
CommVault Systems, Inc. [2.13%]
Facebook, Inc. [1.72%]
Danaher Corporation Common Stoc [1.72%]
Nielsen Holdings PLC [1.7%]
Agilent Technologies, Inc. Comm [1.7%]
Cerner Corporation [1.69%]
Airgas, Inc. Common Stock [1.67%]
Stericycle, Inc. [1.65%]

Dec 30, 2015
Alphabet Inc. [2.62%]
Facebook, Inc. [2.14%]
Akorn, Inc. [1.86%]
The Medicines Company [1.8%]
Intercontinental Exchange Inc. [1.78%]
Airgas, Inc. Common Stock [1.75%]
Agilent Technologies, Inc. Comm [1.74%]
Cerner Corporation [1.72%]
Whole Foods Market, Inc. [1.68%]
Danaher Corporation Common Stoc [1.64%]

Sep 29, 2015
The Medicines Company [3%]
Alphabet Inc. [2.47%]
Apple Inc. [2.28%]
athenahealth, Inc. [2.14%]
Facebook, Inc. [2.11%]
Whole Foods Market, Inc. [2.05%]
Cerner Corporation [1.97%]
Intercontinental Exchange Inc. [1.87%]
Lions Gate Entertainment Corpor [1.84%]
Nevro Corp. Common Stock [1.84%]
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