Fact sheet: NB US Small Cap

Fund information

Fund name
NB US Small Cap Adviser Acc USD
Fund company manager
Neuberger Berman Europe Ltd
Fund type
SIB
Fund manager
Judith Vale
since 01/07/2011
Fund objective
To increase the value of your shares by investing in smaller US companies with strong financial performance and good prospects. These companies will be publicly traded US and foreign companies that conduct most of their business in the US or are headquartered in the US. The fund aims to identify companies that are undervalued by the market but are financially secure and have strong existing business lines. Factors in identifying such companies include: Above-average returns. An established market niche. Circumstances that may make it difficult for new competitors to enter the market. An ability to finance their own growth. Sound future business prospects.
Benchmark
Russell 2000
Investment style
Growth
Investment method
Shares

Quick stats

1 Year return

15.49 %

1 Year rank in sector

26/40

Sector

FO Equity - Small Cap USA

Yield
-
Fund size

£ 437.8 m

FE Risk score

125

NAV
-
Discount/Premium
-
Gearing
-

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • USA
    98.48%
  • Money Market
    1.52%
  • Industrials
    21.13%
  • Information Technology
    18.89%
  • Financials
    17.24%
  • Health Care
    12.54%
  • Consumer Discretionary
    11.58%
  • US Equities
    98.48%
  • Cash & Cash Equivalents
    1.52%

Performance vs. Sector

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund2.02 %6.64 %15.49 %24.44 %72.7 %
Sector1.23 %6.89 %17.69 %27.44 %85.54 %
Rank within sector23 / 4321 / 4126 / 4021 / 3123 / 28
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Calendar performance

YTD-20172016201520142013
Fund6.03 %16.84 %-1.17 %-1.59 %35.88 %
Sector6.84 %18.31 %-4.12 %4.79 %37.92 %
Rank within sector22 / 4118 / 3713 / 3429 / 3020 / 30
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Risk statistics

Alpha0.1
Beta0.84
Sharpe0.19
Volatility12.1
Tracking error4.56
Information ratio-0.19
R-Squared0.9

Price movement

52 week high16.7
52 week low13.96
Current bid price0
Current offer price0
Current mid price16.67

Holdings by region

  • 98.48% USA
  • 1.52% Money Market

Holdings by sector

  • 21.13% Industrials
  • 18.89% Information Technology
  • 17.24% Financials
  • 12.54% Health Care
  • 11.58% Consumer Discretionary
  • 7.48% Materials
  • 7.04% Consumer Staples
  • 2.13% Energy
  • 1.52% Money Market
  • 0.38% Real Estate

Holdings by asset type

  • 98.48% US Equities
  • 1.52% Cash & Cash Equivalents

Individual holdings

  • 2.35% WEST PHARMACEUTICAL SERVICES INC
  • 2.21% POOL CORP
  • 1.85% SENSIENT TECHNOLOGIES CORP
  • 1.76% TORO CO
  • 1.74% FAIR ISAAC CORP
  • 1.73% TYLER TECHNOLOGIES INC
  • 1.56% LITTELFUSE INC
  • 1.53% CHURCH & DWIGHT
  • 1.52% MANHATTAN ASSOCIATES INC
  • 1.5% BIOTEQUE CORP