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A Brief Discussion About First Eagle Global A Fund (SGENX)

First Eagle Global A ( SGENX ) a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy) seeks long-term growth of capital through investments in a range of asset classes from markets in the United States and around the world. The fund normally invests its assets in common stocks (and securities convertible into common stocks) of U.S. and foreign companies. SGENX may invest a portion of its assets in fixed-income securities of domestic or foreign issuers and in short-term debt instruments including commercial paper and certificates of deposit. SGENX was incepted in April 1970 and is managed by Arnhold and S. Bleichroeder Advisers, LLC.

First Eagle Global A, managed by First Eagle , carries an expense ratio of 1.13%. Moreover, SGENX requires a minimal initial investment of $2,500.

SGENX's performance, as of the last filing, when compared to funds in its category was in the top 5% in 1 year, top 23% over the past 3 years, and in the 62% over the past 5 years.

This fund, as of the last filing, allocates their fund in four major groups; Foreign Stock, Large Value, Intermediate Bond and High Yield Bond. Further, as of the last filing, Oracle, KDDI and Comcast were the top holdings for SGENX.

SGENX has a history of positive total returns for over 10 years. Specifically, the fund's returns over the 1, 3 and 5 year benchmarks; 1 year 7.38%, 3 year 4.58% and 5 year 7.48%. To see how this fund performed compared in its category and other #1 and #2 Ranked Mutual Funds, please click here .

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