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Alger Small Cap Focus Fund (AOFCX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Small growth
Style or Category
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets- plus any borrowings for investment purposes- in equity securities of companies that- at the time of purchase of the securities- have total market capitalization between (1) the higher of (a) $5 billion or (b) the company in either the Russell 2000 Growth Index or the MSCI USA Small Cap Index with the highest capitalization- and (2) the company in either index with the lowest capitalization- at any time during the most recent 12-month period as reported by either index. Both indexes are broad-based indexes of small capitalization stocks.


1 month+4.53% 3 years+14.73%
3 months+6.76% 5 years+14.55%
1 year+31.15% Since inception+9.38%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Small growth

Performance 5-yr return+14.55%+13.96%
Expense ratio1.36%1.28%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.061.01
Net assets$628.7M$1.0B
Average market cap$3.3B$3.8B
Average P/E50.828.5
Portfolio turnover45%45%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyAlger
Fund manager & tenureAmy Zhang / 2 Years
Minimal initial investment$1,000.00
Minimum IRA investment$500.00


U.S. stock99.71%
Fixed income0.01%
International stock0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 16.26%
Healthcare 15.89%
Consumer service 10.44%
Business service 10.05%
Hardware 8.22%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
CGNX Cognex Corp4.11%
VEEV Veeva Systems Inc4.05%
CMD Cantel Medical Corp3.47%
ABMD Abiomed Inc3.38%
MDSO Medidata Solutions Inc3.31%
QDEL Quidel Corp3.22%
TYL Tyler Technologies Inc3.06%
STMP Stamps.Com Inc2.95%
BLKB Blackbaud Inc2.80%
PODD Insulet Corp2.78%