First Eagle Gold Fund Class C (FEGOX)

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Equity precious metals
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Investment Objective The investment seeks to provide investors the opportunity to participate in the investment characteristics of gold (and to a limited extent other precious metals) for a portion of their overall investment portfolio. The fund invests at least 80% of its total assets in gold and/or securities (which may include both equity and, to a limited extent, debt instruments) directly related to gold or of issuers principally engaged in the gold industry, including securities of gold mining finance companies as well as operating companies with long-life, medium-life or short-life mines. It is non-diversified.


1 month-9.14% 3 years-22.19%
3 months-0.56% 5 years-7.56%
1 year-1.77% Since inception+7.13%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Equity precious metals

Performance 5-yr return-7.56%-3.12%
Expense ratio2.00%1.44%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.020.01
Net assets$1.5B$696.1M
Average market cap$6.9B$4.2B
Average P/E----
Portfolio turnover15%15%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyFirst Eagle
Fund manager & tenureMatthew McLennan / 1 Years
Minimal initial investment$2,500.00
Minimum IRA investment$1,000.00


International stock62.34%
Fixed income22.16%
U.S. stock11.25%
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
-- Gold Commodity In Ounces20.16%
-- Agnico Eagle Mines6.32%
GOLD Randgold Resources Ltd ADR6.27%
-- Goldcorp Inc6.15%
-- Tahoe Resources Inc4.79%
-- Newcrest Mining Ltd4.57%
RGLD Royal Gold Inc4.54%
-- Fresnillo PLC4.43%
AU Anglogold Ashanti Ltd ADR4.11%
NEM Newmont Mining Corp3.94%

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