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Ave Maria Growth Fund (AVEGX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Mid-cap growth
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund invests primarily in common stocks of companies believed by the Adviser to offer above-average potential for growth in revenues- profits or cash flow. Dividend and interest income are secondary considerations in investment selection. Under normal circumstances- all of its equity investments and at least 80% of the fund's net assets will be invested in companies meeting its religious criteria. The fund may invest in companies of all sizes- including small and mid-cap companies.


1 month+0.66% 3 years+10.73%
3 months+7.48% 5 years+13.97%
1 year+20.97% Since inception+11.01%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Mid-cap growth

Performance 5-yr return+13.97%+12.62%
Expense ratio1.07%1.23%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.341.16
Net assets$454.8M$1.5B
Average market cap$26.5B$12.1B
Average P/E26.329.4
Portfolio turnover29%29%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyAve Maria Mutual Funds
Fund manager & tenureRichard Platte / 4 Years
Minimal initial investment$2,500.00
Minimum IRA investment--


U.S. stock92.18%
International stock0.00%
Fixed income0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 24.28%
Hardware 17.91%
Consumer goods 13.75%
Healthcare 12.91%
Business service 9.48%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
MCO Moody's Corp4.11%
MA MasterCard3.69%
LOW Lowe's3.36%
CPRT Copart Inc3.32%
AMGN Amgen3.18%
V Visa3.11%
ACN Accenture3.07%
CTSH Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp2.97%
CERN Cerner Corp2.97%
ZBH Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc2.93%