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Lord Abbett Developing Growth Fund Class C (LADCX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Small growth
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Above Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks long-term growth of capital through a diversified and actively managed portfolio consisting of developing growth companies, many of which are traded over the counter. To pursue its objective, the fund invests primarily in the common stocks of companies demonstrating above-average, long-term growth potential. It invests at least 65% of its net assets in equity securities of small companies. In selecting investments, the fund may invest in U.S. and foreign (including emerging market) companies.


1 month-2.94% 3 years-2.03%
3 months+1.91% 5 years+9.32%
1 year-4.57% Since inception+7.91%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Small growth

Performance 5-yr return+9.32%+14.42%
Expense ratio1.73%1.33%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.760.95
Net assets$2.5B$876.8M
Average market cap$2.6B$3.0B
Average P/E33.425.9
Portfolio turnover204%204%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyLord Abbett
Fund manager & tenureF. O’Halloran / 14 Years
Minimal initial investment$1,000.00
Minimum IRA investment$1,000.00


U.S. stock94.16%
International stock5.84%
Fixed income0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Healthcare 15.78%
Industrial materials 12.87%
Hardware 10.98%
Consumer goods 9.38%
Business service 9.03%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
VEEV Veeva Systems Inc2.07%
BECN Beacon Roofing Supply Inc2.03%
ZLTQ ZELTIQ Aesthetics Inc1.95%
PAYC Paycom Software Inc1.86%
GRUB GrubHub Inc1.82%
WIX Wix.Com Ltd1.82%
PLAY Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc1.77%
CRUS Cirrus Logic Inc1.75%
NVRO Nevro Corp1.63%
ELLI Ellie Mae Inc1.60%