Wells Fargo Emerging Growth Fund - Class A (WEMAX)

Net Asset Value
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Overall Morningstar Rating
Small growth
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Investment Objective The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund invests at least 80% of its total assets in equity securities of small-capitalization companies- which the managers define as securities of companies with market capitalization within the range of the Russell 2000- Index; and up to 25% of its total assets in equity securities of foreign issuers through ADRs and similar investments.


1 month+3.49% 3 years+8.81%
3 months+9.57% 5 years+13.37%
1 year+30.03% Since inception+10.78%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Small growth

Performance 5-yr return+13.37%+13.96%
Expense ratio1.35%1.28%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.820.92
Net assets$757.3M$1.1B
Average market cap$2.7B$3.4B
Average P/E38.228.6
Portfolio turnover115%115%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyWells Fargo Funds
Fund manager & tenureBruce Olson / 11 Years
Minimal initial investment$1,000.00
Minimum IRA investment$250.00


U.S. stock89.29%
Fixed income4.50%
International stock4.29%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Consumer service 15.81%
Healthcare 14.73%
Hardware 13.75%
Business service 12.40%
Energy 7.52%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
ASGN On Assignment Inc3.30%
INXN InterXion Holding NV3.08%
QTWO Q2 Holdings Inc3.00%
PFPT Proofpoint Inc2.72%
WAGE WageWorks Inc2.12%
LGND Ligand Pharmaceuticals Inc2.09%
JBT John Bean Technologies Corp2.04%
ENV Envestnet Inc1.82%
LAD Lithia Motors Inc1.76%
IART Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp1.70%