Federated Prudent Bear Fund Class A Shares (BEARX)

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Bear market
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Investment Objective The investment seeks capital appreciation. The fund pursues its investment objective primarily through short positions in domestically traded equity securities and indices. It holds short-term liquid securities such as money market funds- U.S. Treasury securities- government agency securities or other equity securities for liquidity purposes and to cover its obligation to purchase securities subject to short sales in the future. The fund also seeks capital appreciation through long positions on equity securities which the fund's adviser believes are undervalued.


1 month-2.98% 3 years-10.34%
3 months-2.66% 5 years-13.36%
1 year-14.05% Since inception-5.71%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Bear market

Performance 5-yr return-13.36%-21.16%
Expense ratio3.42%1.98%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-1.66-1.26
Net assets$172.1M$99.0M
Average market cap$44.0B$83.7B
Average P/E19.020.3
Portfolio turnover315%315%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyFederated
Fund manager & tenureP. Ryan Bend / 9 Years
Minimal initial investment$1,500.00
Minimum IRA investment$250.00


Fixed income241.62%
International stock16.10%
U.S. stock0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 96.20%
Energy 3.80%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 348.36%
-- 177.97%
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IYZ iShares U.S. Telecommunications ETF15.47%
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MSFT Microsoft11.41%