We search for companies with defensible business models and great management teams. We believe these companies should be able to grow at superior rates through both good and bad economic environments.”
Returns for periods less than one year are not annualized. Since inception performance is calculated from 12/31/1986.
Performance is preliminary and subject to change. Past performance is not indicative of future results. Wasatch Global Investors is an independent registered investment advisor. Registration does not imply a certain level of skill or training. Wasatch claims compliance with the Global Investment Performance Standards (GIPS®). To receive a complete list of composite descriptions of Wasatch composites and/or a GIPS-compliant presentation, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. The U.S. Dollar is the currency used to express performance.
The Small Cap Core Growth Composite contains fully discretionary equity accounts following the Small Cap Core Growth style. The composite primarily invests in smaller growing companies at reasonable prices with the goal of long-term growth of capital. Income is a secondary objective, but only when consistent with long-term growth of capital. For comparison purposes the composite is measured against the Russell 2000 Growth and the Russell 2000 indices.
The Russell 2000 Index represents the smallest 2,000 companies in the Russell 3000 Index, ranked by total market capitalization.
The Russell 2000 Growth Index measures the performance of Russell 2000 Index companies with higher price-to-book ratios and higher forecasted growth values.
All rights in the Russell Indexes vest in the relevant London Stock Exchange Group plc (collectively, the “LSE Group”), which owns these indexes. Russell® is a trademark(s) of the relevant LSE Group company and is used by any other LSE Group company under license. These indexes are calculated by or on behalf of FTSE International Limited or its affiliate, agent or partner. The LSE Group does not accept any liability whatsoever to any person arising out of (a) the use of, reliance on or any error in the Index or (b) investment in or operation of the Fund or Separate Account. The LSE Group makes no claim, prediction, warranty or representation either as to the results to be obtained from the Fund or Separate Account or the suitability of these indexes for the purpose to which they are being put by Wasatch Global Investors.
Country weights are calculated as a percentage of total portfolio including cash & cash equivalents.