Third Avenue Focused Credit Fund Investor Class (TFCVX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
High yield bond
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks long-term total return, which may include investment returns from a combination of sources including capital appreciation, fees and interest income. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in bonds and other types of credit instruments. It intends to invest a substantial amount of its assets in credit instruments that are rated below investment grade by some or all relevant independent rating agencies. The fund may have significant investments in distressed and defaulted securities and intends to focus on a relatively small number of issuers. It is non-diversified.


1 month-5.94% 3 years+10.90%
3 months-10.24% 5 years+9.10%
1 year+4.37% Since inception+10.40%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. High yield bond

Performance 5-yr return+9.10%+9.39%
Expense ratio1.16%1.13%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.231.47
Net assets$3.1B$1.6B
Average market cap$675.7M$10.8B
Average P/E--19.0
Portfolio turnover58%58%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyThird Avenue
Fund manager & tenureThomas LaPointe / 4 Years
Minimal initial investment$2,500.00
Minimum IRA investment$2,500.00


Fixed income79.40%
U.S. stock3.45%
International stock0.42%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Financial service 76.21%
Media 23.79%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- Lehman Brothers Inc Sipa Claim4.77%
-- Clear Channel Comms 14%4.68%
-- Sun Prods 144A 7.75%3.27%
-- Engy Future Inter Hldg Co Ll 144A 11.25%3.24%
-- Affinion Grp Hldgs 144A 13.75%2.97%
-- Altegrity 144A 14%2.72%
-- Reichhold Inds 144A 9%2.29%
-- Ideal Standard1.98%
-- Claires Stores 144A 7.75%1.94%
-- Liberty Tire Recycling Holdco 144A 11%1.88%

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