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How is Delaware Smid Cap Growth A Fund (DFCIX) Performing?

DFCIX

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Delaware Smid Cap Growth A Fund (DFCIX - Free Report) a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) was incepted in March 1986 and is managed by Delaware Management Company. The objective of DFCIX is to seek long-term capital growth. DFCIX invests primarily in medium-sized companies that provide high and consistent earnings growth potential. Medium-sized companies are generally considered to be those companies whose market capitalizations are included in the range represented by the Russell Midcap Index.

This Sector - Utilities product, as of the last filing, allocates their fund in three major groups; Small Growth, Intermediate Bond and Large Growth. Further, as of the last filing, Bio Techne Corporation, Sally Beauty and Equity Commonwealth were the top holdings for DFCIX.

The Delaware Smid Cap Growth A fund, managed by Delaware Invst, carries an expense ratio of 1.20%. Moreover, DFCIX requires a minimal initial investment of $1,000.

DFCIX has a history of positive total returns for over 10 years. Specifically, the fund’s returns over the 3, 5 year benchmarks; 3 year 3.5% and 5 year 9.6%. To see how this fund performed compared in its category, and other #1 and #2 Ranked Mutual Funds, please click here.

DFCIX’s performance, as of the last filing, when compared to funds in its category was in the top 45% over the past 3 years.

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