Federated Clover Small Value Fund Class A (VSFAX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Small value
Style or Category
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Below Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks capital appreciation. The fund primarily invests in common stocks and other equity securities of U.S. companies with small market capitalizations. The adviser seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing in companies that the Adviser believes are undervalued relative to the market or their historic valuations. Small-cap companies are considered to be companies with market capitalizations at the time of purchase similar to those in the range of the Russell 2000 Index. It will invest its assets so that at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) are invested in small-cap companies.


1 month+3.37% 3 years+7.99%
3 months+2.60% 5 years+9.49%
1 year+11.22% Since inception+10.67%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Small value

Performance 5-yr return+9.49%+9.10%
Expense ratio1.45%1.27%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.730.70
Net assets$584.8M$1.0B
Average market cap$2.3B$2.8B
Average P/E17.217.7
Portfolio turnover66%66%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyFederated
Fund manager & tenureStephen Gutch / 12 Years
Minimal initial investment$1,500.00
Minimum IRA investment$250.00


U.S. stock92.41%
International stock4.31%
Fixed income0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Financial service 33.94%
Industrial materials 13.53%
Energy 9.62%
Consumer goods 8.27%
Business service 7.09%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
FNB F.N.B. Corp3.08%
FMBI First Midwest Bancorp Inc2.89%
CHFC Chemical Financial Corp2.57%
SR Spire Inc2.20%
ARGO Argo Group International Holdings Ltd2.03%
FBC Flagstar Bancorp Inc1.87%
IVR Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc1.80%
CHSP Chesapeake Lodging Trust1.79%