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DFA U.S. Small Cap Growth Portfolio Institutional Class (DSCGX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Small growth
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Below Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to achieve long-term capital appreciation. The Portfolio, using a market capitalization weighted approach, purchases a broad and diverse group of readily marketable securities of U.S. small cap companies that the Advisor determines to have high profitability and valuation ratios relative to other U.S. small cap companies at the time of purchase. As a non-fundamental policy, under normal circumstances, it will invest at least 80% of its net assets in securities of small cap U.S. companies.


1 month-0.42% 3 years+7.61%
3 months+1.04% 5 years--
1 year+20.42% Since inception+14.35%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Small growth

Performance 5-yr return--+12.33%
Expense ratio0.39%1.32%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio--0.80
Net assets$392.3M$895.5M
Average market cap$1.8B$3.2B
Average P/E23.429.9
Portfolio turnover47%47%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyDimensional Fund Advisors
Fund manager & tenureJed Fogdall / 4 Years
Minimal initial investment$0.00
Minimum IRA investment--


U.S. stock99.04%
International stock0.22%
Fixed income0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 2.85%
MASI Masimo Corp0.73%
TEN Tenneco Inc0.67%
THO Thor Industries Inc0.65%
INCR INC Research Holdings Inc0.62%
TUP Tupperware Brands Corp0.57%
LSTR Landstar System Inc0.57%
SAIC Science Applications International Corp0.56%
COHR Coherent Inc0.52%
CMD Cantel Medical Corp0.51%

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