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Should You Buy T Federated International Leaders A Fund (FGFAX)?

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Federated International Leaders A ( FGFAX ) a Zacks Ranked #1 (Strong Buy) was incepted in September 1998 and is managed Federated Global Investment Management Corp. FGFAX's investment objective is to provide long-term growth of capital. FGFAX invests primarily in equity securities of financial services companies located in both domestic and international markets. FGFAX can invest in companies with any market capitalization. FGFAX offers dividends and capital gains annually.

This Non-US Equity fund, as of the last filing, allocates their fund in three major groups; Foreign Stock, Large Growth and Emerging Market. Further, as of the last filing, Federated Prime Val Oblig, Credit Suisse Group AG and BNP Paribas SA were the top holdings for FGFAX.

Federated International Leaders A, managed by Federated , carries an expense ratio of 0.18. Moreover, FGFAX requires a minimal initial investment of $1,500.

FGFAX has a history of positive total returns for over 10 years. Specifically, the fund's returns over the 3, 5 year benchmarks; 3 year 12.41% and 5 year 10.53%. To see how this fund performed compared in its category, please click here .

FGFAX's performance, as of the last filing, when compared to funds in its category was in the top 11% in 1 year, top 5% over the past 3 years, and in the 6% over the past 5 years.

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