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Rydex Telecommunications Fund Class A (RYTLX)

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Investment Objective The investment seeks capital appreciation. The fund invests substantially all (at least 80%) of its net assets in equity securities of Telecommunications Companies that are traded in the United States and in derivatives, which primarily consist of futures contracts and options on securities, futures contracts, and stock indices. It may invest to a significant extent in the securities of Telecommunications Companies that have small to mid-sized capitalizations. The fund also may purchase American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs") to gain exposure to foreign Telecommunications Companies and U.S. government securities. It is non-diversified.


1 month+0.11% 3 years+5.35%
3 months+1.19% 5 years+5.76%
1 year+13.02% Since inception+2.86%
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Peer Comparisonvs. Communications

Performance 5-yr return+5.76%+9.57%
Expense ratio1.59%1.38%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.480.82
Net assets$21.3M$599.0M
Average market cap$25.8B$107.8B
Average P/E23.621.4
Portfolio turnover660%660%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyRydex Funds
Fund manager & tenureMichael Byrum / 19 Years
Minimal initial investment$2,500.00
Minimum IRA investment$1,000.00


U.S. stock68.04%
Fixed income24.66%
International stock3.44%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Telecommunication 94.32%
Hardware 3.73%
Business service 0.53%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
T AT&T7.31%
VZ Verizon6.43%
CSCO Cisco5.97%
QCOM Qualcomm4.22%
TMUS T-Mobile US Inc3.45%
CCI Crown Castle International Corp2.76%
S Sprint Corp2.73%
LVLT Level 3 Communications Inc2.11%
SBAC SBA Communications Corp1.80%
MSI Motorola1.75%