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RS Small Cap Equity A (GPSCX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of RS Small Cap Equity A (GPSCX) Fund

    Last Trade: $12.64 on 5/3/2016, Change: -0.24 (-1.86%)

 

Graph of RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) ManagerFund Manager - Christopher J. Clark

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 1.4 years
Fund Family: RS Funds
Fund Category: Small Growth
Fund Performance: Mar 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: N/A (Score: *Manager is New*)     (What does this score mean?)

 

Graph of RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) ProfileRS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

RS Small Cap Equity A Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation. RS Small Cap Equity A Fund normally invests at least 80% of net assets in equity securities of small-capitalization companies with market capitalizations of $3 billion or below, which may include common stocks, preferred stocks, or other securities convertible into common stock. It may invest up to 20% of assets in companies with market capitalizations within the range of the Russell 2000 index but are above $3 billion. RS Small Cap Equity A Fund typically invests most of assets in securities of U.S. companies but may also invest up to 15% of net assets in foreign securities.

 

RS Small Cap Equity A (GPSCX) Fund Strength What we like about RS Small Cap Equity A (GPSCX) Fund

Data for RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) as of Mar 30, 2016

  • RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) has good mid-term performance (3-year return 9.17% vs 6.60% Small Growth category median performance)
  • RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 8.35% vs 6.63% Small Growth category median performance)
  • RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) has a Morningstar rating of 4 and above
  • RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) has a lower expense ratio than its Small Growth average: 1.30% vs 1.31%

RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) Weakness What we are cautious about RS Small Cap Equity A (GPSCX) Fund

Data for RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) as of Mar 30, 2016

  • RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) management has been with RS Small Cap Equity A Fund for only 1.4 years, it is hard to judge manager's ability based on this fund's operation record
  • RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) has a less-than-ideal short-term performance (1-year return -18.51% vs -11.68% Small Growth category median performance)
  • RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) ratio of up-years vs down years can be improved
  • RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 98.00% that is higher than the Small Growth average of 70.20%. This could mean RS Small Cap Equity A is more nimble, but also signal potential high tax impact and high trading fees
  • RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) is more volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 17.13 that is higher than category average of 15.84
  • RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) carries a 4.75% load
See RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) performance details as of Mar 30, 2016

 

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Compare RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX)Compare with other top Small Growth category mutual funds

Aadditional top Small Growth mutual funds for your consideration

FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
RS Small Cap Equity A-11.52-18.519.178.35
Eaton Vance Tx-Mgd Small-Cap I (EIMGX)1.30-7.807.516.08Compare
Invesco Small Cap Growth A (GTSAX)-2.50-9.298.458.64Compare
Brown Advisory Small-Cap Growth Inv (BIASX)-3.87-3.339.738.65Compare

See top fund managers for Small Growth Category Funds

 

Compare RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX)Compare with Small Growth category ETFs

Some Small Growth ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (VBK)-1.88%-8.71%6.97%
First Trust Small Cap Gr AlphaDEX ETF (FYC)-1.17%-4.28%8.06%
iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth (IJT)0.28%-3.38%10.83%
Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF (VIOG)-0.04%-3.31%10.80%
SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Growth ETF (SLYG)0.54%-3.00%10.95%

 

Graph of RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) Net Asset TrackingRS Small Cap Equity A (GPSCX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of RS Small Cap Equity A fund (GPSCX)

DateNet Asset
03/2016$61.58M
02/2016$59.37M
01/2016$62.49M
More historic net asset information on RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX)

  

Graph of RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) Portfolio TrackingRS Small Cap Equity A (GPSCX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of RS Small Cap Equity A fund (GPSCX)

DateCashStockBondOther
12/20150.59%99.41%0%0%
09/20151.93%98.07%0%0%
06/20152.12%97.88%0%0%
Click here to see more historic asset allocation information on RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX)

 

graph of RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in RS Small Cap Equity A (GPSCX) Fund

Discover what RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX) manager is buying

Dec 30, 2015
LogMein, Inc. [3.61%]
The Ultimate Software Group, In [2.93%]
Proofpoint, Inc. [2.9%]
Take-Two Interactive Software, [2.79%]
NxStage Medical, Inc. [2.49%]
Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. [2.35%]
Western Alliance Bancorporation [2.33%]
RITCHIE BROS AUCTIONEERS INC. [2.31%]
Imax Corporation Common Stock [2.23%]
Pinnacle Foods, Inc. Common Sto [2.2%]

Sep 29, 2015
LogMein, Inc. [3.45%]
Proofpoint, Inc. [3.37%]
Euronet Worldwide, Inc. [3%]
Pinnacle Foods, Inc. Common Sto [2.4%]
The Ultimate Software Group, In [2.14%]
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. [2.04%]
Restoration Hardware Holdings I [2.01%]
NxStage Medical, Inc. [1.99%]
RITCHIE BROS AUCTIONEERS INC. [1.96%]
Western Alliance Bancorporation [1.9%]

Jun 29, 2015
LogMein, Inc. [2.88%]
Proofpoint, Inc. [2.8%]
Euronet Worldwide, Inc. [2.17%]
Pinnacle Foods, Inc. Common Sto [1.88%]
La Quinta Holdings Inc. Common [1.84%]
Red Robin Gourmet Burgers, Inc. [1.82%]
comScore, Inc. [1.8%]
Ringcentral, Inc. Class A Commo [1.76%]
PRA Group, Inc. [1.69%]
Western Alliance Bancorporation [1.64%]
Click here for Stock Holding Change Map in RS Small Cap Equity A Fund (GPSCX)

  

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