DWS Gold & Precious Metals Fund Class C (SGDCX)

8.18
Net Asset Value
-0.73%
1 Day
+23.38%
Year-to-Date
Overall Morningstar Rating
Equity precious metals
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
2.31%
Expense Ratio
Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks maximum return (principal change and income). The fund invests at least 80% of net assets in common stocks and other equities of US and foreign companies engaged in activities related to gold, silver, platinum or other precious metals, and in gold coin and bullion directly. It may invest up to 20% of net assets in high-quality debt securities of companies in precious metals and minerals operations and in debt securities whose return is linked to precious metals prices. The fund may invest in securities of foreign issuers, including issuers located in countries with new or emerging markets. It is non-diversified.

Performance

1 month+3.65% 3 years-22.15%
3 months+11.80% 5 years-6.50%
1 year+2.49% Since inception+8.82%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Equity precious metals

 SGDCXCategory
Performance 5-yr return-6.50%-3.12%
Expense ratio2.31%1.45%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-0.090.05
Net assets$160.9M$682.7M
Average market cap$5.8B$4.2B
Average P/E----
Portfolio turnover36%36%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyDWS Investments
Fund manager & tenureTerence Brennan / 2 Years
Minimal initial investment$1,000.00
Minimum IRA investment$500.00

Holdings

International stock92.91%
U.S. stock6.74%
Cash0.34%
Fixed income0.01%
Other0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 100.00%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Energy 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- Goldcorp Inc11.92%
-- Barrick Gold Corp10.04%
-- Silver Wheaton Corp7.67%
-- Franco-Nevada Corp6.58%
-- Randgold Resources Ltd5.47%
NEM Newmont Mining Corp5.09%
-- Newcrest Mining Ltd4.83%
-- Yamana Gold Inc4.60%
-- Anglogold Ashanti Ltd3.85%
-- Eldorado Gold Corp3.61%

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