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Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio (FSCHX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio (FSCHX) Fund

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Graph of Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) ManagerFund Manager - Mahmoud Sharaf

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 10.3 years
Fund Family: Fidelity Investments
Fund Category: Natural Resources
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: A+ (Score: 0.83)     (What does this score mean?)
Mahmoud Sharaf is portfolio manager of Chemicals Portfolio, which he has managed since April 2010. Since joining Fidelity Investments in 2006, Mr. Sharaf has worked as a research analyst and portfolio manager.  Get more insights on Mahmoud Sharaf

 

Graph of Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) ProfileFidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund seeks capital appreciation. Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund normally invests at least 80% of assets in securities of companies principally engaged in the research, development, manufacture, or marketing of products or services related to the chemical process industries. These companies may include companies involved with products such as basic and intermediate organic and inorganic chemicals, plastics, synthetic fibers, fertilizers, industrial gases, flavorings, fragrances, biological materials, catalysts, carriers, additives, and process aids. It may invest in securities of foreign issuers. Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund is non-diversified.

 

Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio (FSCHX) Fund Strength What we like about Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio (FSCHX) Fund

Data for Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) management has been with Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund for 10.3 years
  • Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) has good short-term performance (1-year return -1.88% vs -16.02% Natural Resources category median performance)
  • Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) has good mid-term performance (3-year return 8.36% vs -7.51% Natural Resources category median performance)
  • Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 9.76% vs -7.88% Natural Resources category median performance)
  • Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) has a Morningstar rating of 4 and above
  • Asset base in Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) has been consistently increasing at a reasonable pace in the last 2 months. It shows investor confidence and market support
  • Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 16.67, lower than category average of 19.38
  • Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) has a lower expense ratio than its Natural Resources average: 0.79% vs 1.40%
  • Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) is a true no-load fund as it has no load and no 12b1 promotion, distributions, marketing expenses

Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) Weakness What we are cautious about Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio (FSCHX) Fund

Data for Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) is less safe compared to its Natural Resources peers
  • Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 79.00% that is higher than the Natural Resources average of 73.81%. This could mean Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio is more nimble, but also signal potential high tax impact and high trading fees
  • As a Natural Resources focused fund, Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) is less diversified and has inherited sector risks associated with the fund
See Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio7.92-1.888.369.76
Dreyfus Natural Resources A (DNLAX)8.25-17.37-3.83-3.00Compare
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Compare Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX)Compare with Natural Resources category ETFs

Some Natural Resources ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
First Trust Materials AlphaDEX ETF (FXZ)000
Vanguard Materials ETF (VAW)000
SPDR S&P International Matls Sect ETF (IRV)000
Materials Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLB)000
PowerShares S&P SmallCap Materials ETF (PSCM)000

 

Graph of Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) Net Asset TrackingFidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio (FSCHX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio fund (FSCHX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$1.26B
03/2016$1.14B
02/2016$1.04B
More historic net asset information on Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX)

  

Graph of Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) Portfolio TrackingFidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio (FSCHX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio fund (FSCHX)

DateCashStockBondOther
04/20166.82%92.61%0.57%0%
02/20165.79%93.15%1.06%0%
01/20160.6%98.32%1.08%0%
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graph of Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio (FSCHX) Fund

Discover what Fidelity Select Chemicals Portfolio Fund (FSCHX) manager is buying

Apr 29, 2016
Dow Chemical Company (The) Comm [12.37%]
E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Com [12.22%]
LyondellBasell Industries NV Or [6.63%]
PPG Industries, Inc. Common Sto [6.57%]
Ecolab Inc. Common Stock [5.76%]
Valspar Corporation (The) Commo [4.58%]
Eastman Chemical Company Common [4.36%]
Monsanto Company Common Stock [4.08%]
Ashland Inc. (NEW) Common Stock [3.57%]
Albemarle Corporation Common St [3.45%]

Feb 28, 2016
Dow Chemical Company (The) Comm [13.26%]
E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Com [13.08%]
LyondellBasell Industries NV Or [7.83%]
PPG Industries, Inc. Common Sto [6.38%]
Ecolab Inc. Common Stock [6.23%]
Monsanto Company Common Stock [5.32%]
Eastman Chemical Company Common [4.29%]
Valspar Corporation (The) Commo [3.93%]
Albemarle Corporation Common St [3.77%]
Ashland Inc. (NEW) Common Stock [3.48%]

Jan 30, 2016
Dow Chemical Company (The) Comm [12.05%]
E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Com [11.93%]
LyondellBasell Industries NV Or [8.11%]
Ecolab Inc. Common Stock [7.89%]
PPG Industries, Inc. Common Sto [6.61%]
Monsanto Company Common Stock [5.63%]
Valspar Corporation (The) Commo [4.37%]
Celanese Corporation Celanese C [4.36%]
Internationa Flavors & Fragranc [4.31%]
Eastman Chemical Company Common [4.04%]
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