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Villere Equity Fund (VLEQX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Mid-cap growth
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to achieve long-term growth. Under normal market conditions, the fund will invest at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in equity securities. It primarily invests in common stocks of approximately 20 to 30 companies, but may also invest in preferred stocks, rights and warrants, and may occasionally invest in initial public offerings of companies. The fund may invest up to 10% of its assets in foreign securities through American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs").


1 month-1.84% 3 years--
3 months-2.12% 5 years--
1 year-9.48% Since inception+2.53%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Mid-cap growth

Performance 5-yr return--+11.71%
Expense ratio1.21%1.29%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio--0.86
Net assets$37.8M$1.2B
Average market cap$5.3B$9.5B
Average P/E23.123.5
Portfolio turnover32%32%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyVillere
Fund manager & tenureGeorge Young / 2 Years
Minimal initial investment$2,000.00
Minimum IRA investment$2,000.00


U.S. stock92.36%
International stock0.00%
Fixed income0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
DST DST Systems Inc6.61%
POOL Pool Corp6.00%
V Visa5.64%
ESRX Express Scripts Holding Co5.16%
LMNX Luminex Corp4.74%
AAPL Apple4.69%
HHC Howard Hughes Corp4.56%
LEG Leggett & Platt Inc4.53%
EVER EverBank Financial Corp4.51%
FNGN Financial Engines Inc4.46%