American Century Investments Global Gold Fund Investor Class (BGEIX)

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Investment Objective The investment seeks to realize a total return (capital growth and dividends) consistent with investment in securities of companies that are engaged in mining, processing, fabricating or distributing gold or other precious metals throughout the world. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in companies that are engaged in mining, processing, fabricating, distributing, exploring for or otherwise dealing in gold. It is non-diversified.


1 month+24.00% 3 years-23.80%
3 months+3.44% 5 years-10.72%
1 year-8.46% Since inception+1.06%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Equity precious metals

Performance 5-yr return-10.72%-14.02%
Expense ratio0.67%1.44%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-0.32-0.33
Net assets$329.6M$490.5M
Average market cap$3.5B$3.1B
Average P/E----
Portfolio turnover29%29%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyAmerican Century Investments
Fund manager & tenureWilliam Martin / 22 Years
Minimal initial investment$2,500.00
Minimum IRA investment$2,500.00


International stock86.63%
U.S. stock11.56%
Fixed income0.83%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 100.00%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Energy 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- Goldcorp, Inc.12.36%
-- Barrick Gold Corp8.97%
-- Franco-Nevada Corp6.30%
GOLD Randgold Resources Ltd ADR5.77%
NEM Newmont Mining Corp5.26%
-- Agnico Eagle Mines Ltd4.69%
-- Silver Wheaton Corp4.56%
RGLD Royal Gold Inc4.54%
-- Yamana Gold Inc3.92%
-- New Gold Inc2.97%

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