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BlackRock Global SmallCap Fund Investor A Shares (MDGCX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
World stock
Style or Category
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Above Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. The fund invests in a diversified portfolio primarily consisting of equity securities of small cap issuers in various foreign countries and in the United States. It invests at least 80% of its assets in equity securities of small cap issuers. Small cap issuers are those whose market capitalization is similar to the market capitalization of companies in the MSCI All Country World Small Cap IndexSM at the time of the fund's investment. The fund will invest in securities of issuers from a variety of countries, including those in emerging markets.


1 month+1.25% 3 years+1.34%
3 months+1.64% 5 years+8.39%
1 year+13.50% Since inception+8.87%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. World stock

Performance 5-yr return+8.39%+8.27%
Expense ratio1.42%1.30%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.650.74
Net assets$834.7M$1.3B
Average market cap$2.2B$52.4B
Average P/E19.220.3
Portfolio turnover73%73%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyBlackRock
Fund manager & tenureJohn Coyle / 12 Years
Minimal initial investment$1,000.00
Minimum IRA investment$100.00


International stock49.86%
U.S. stock47.88%
Fixed income2.03%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 20.42%
Financial service 13.63%
Healthcare 10.35%
Consumer goods 10.31%
Business service 9.37%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
CABO Cable ONE Inc1.46%
BOBE Bob Evans Farms Inc1.43%
PODD Insulet Corp1.21%
MMSI Merit Medical Systems Inc1.16%
HYH Halyard Health Inc1.08%
NATI National Instruments Corp1.05%
-- 1.01%
OUT OUTFRONT Media Inc0.98%
SKT Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc0.98%
-- 0.98%