Deutsche Communications Fund Class C (FTICX)

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-4.18% 3 years+2.96%
3 months-0.16% 5 years+7.73%
1 year+1.57% Since inception+2.17%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Communications

Performance 5-yr return+7.73%+9.65%
Expense ratio2.62%1.38%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.780.82
Net assets$101.5M$658.8M
Average market cap$72.1B$45.0B
Average P/E19.229.0
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$1,000.00
Minimum IRA investment$500.00


International stock46.03%
U.S. stock41.89%
Fixed income4.26%
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
-- 8.60%
T AT&T8.10%
VZ Verizon8.02%
-- 6.39%
-- 4.95%
-- 4.40%
TMUS T-Mobile US Inc4.06%
-- 3.92%
-- 3.75%
-- 3.69%