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Deutsche Communications Fund Institutional Class (FLICX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Above Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to maximize total return. The fund invests at least 80% of net assets- plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes (measured at the time of investment)- in securities of companies in the communications field. It normally focuses on the securities of U.S. and foreign companies that are engaged in the research- development- manufacture or sale of communications services- technology- equipment or products. The fund may invest in common stocks and other dividend or interest paying securities- such as convertible securities (both preferred stocks and bonds)- bonds and short-term cash equivalents. It is non-diversified.


1 month-0.12% 3 years+6.91%
3 months+2.80% 5 years+9.30%
1 year+7.03% Since inception+3.52%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Communications

Performance 5-yr return+9.30%+9.65%
Expense ratio1.57%1.38%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.910.84
Net assets$100.6M$655.8M
Average market cap$84.2B$43.2B
Average P/E18.828.1
Portfolio turnover13%13%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyDeutsche Asset Management
Fund manager & tenureNataly Yackanich / 1 Years
Minimal initial investment$1,000,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--


International stock48.26%
U.S. stock43.38%
Fixed income0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Telecommunication 82.90%
Media 11.92%
Hardware 5.18%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
T AT&T10.36%
VZ Verizon9.65%
-- 6.33%
CMCSA Comcast6.05%
-- 5.95%
-- 4.66%
-- 4.60%
-- 4.46%
-- 3.97%
-- 3.77%