Pear Tree Polaris Foreign Value Small Cap Fund Institutional Class (QUSIX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Foreign small/mid value
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Below Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks long-term growth of capital and income. Under normal market conditions- the fund invests at least 80 percent of its net assets (plus borrowings for investment purposes) in equity securities- warrants- and rights derivative of or convertible into common stocks- in each case issued by small-cap foreign market issuers. It generally will be invested in issuers in fifteen or more foreign countries. The fund is non-diversified.


1 month-1.06% 3 years+5.98%
3 months-0.56% 5 years+10.24%
1 year+14.59% Since inception+8.10%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Foreign small/mid value

Performance 5-yr return+10.24%+7.98%
Expense ratio1.30%1.28%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.940.67
Net assets$972.0M$1.4B
Average market cap$1.6B$2.8B
Average P/E12.613.7
Portfolio turnover46%46%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyPear Tree Funds
Fund manager & tenureBernard Horn / 10 Years
Minimal initial investment$1,000,000.00
Minimum IRA investment--


International stock87.95%
Fixed income1.50%
U.S. stock0.52%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 20.09%
Consumer goods 18.74%
Consumer service 17.38%
Business service 10.65%
Financial service 6.67%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 2.52%
-- 2.31%
-- 2.19%
-- 2.17%
-- 2.09%
-- 2.09%
-- 2.03%
-- 2.02%
-- 2.01%
-- 1.96%