• American Century Global Gold Fund

American Century Investments

  • Global
  • Precious Metals/Minerals

American Century Global Gold Fund

BGEIX

Summary

The fund seeks total return by investing in companies outside the United States.

The investment process starts with a list of companies in the benchmark index and the research team utilizes quantitative techniques and fundamental analysis to identify investment opportunities.

Next, the research team invests in securities of companies that are engaged in mining, processing, fabricating, distributing, exploring for or otherwise dealing in gold.

In selecting securities for the portfolio, the research team relies on a multi-step process.

First, the team ranks stocks from most attractive to least attractive based on measures, such as More

Price

Last Close

$11.2 ( -0.4 )

52 Week HL

$14.47 - $10.6

Net Assets

$757.5 M

Expense Ratio

0.69 %

Top 10 Holdings

Mar 24, 2021

Company Name

  • Newmont Mining
  • Barrick Gold
  • Franco-Nevada Corp
  • Wheaton Precious
  • Newcrest Mining

Holding

  • 12.10
  • 10.07
  • 6.51
  • 4.66
  • 4.48

Company Name

  • Kirkland Lake
  • Agnico Eagle
  • AngloGold Ashanti
  • Kinross Gold
  • Yamana Gold
  • Total

Holding

  • 4.04
  • 3.91
  • 3.44
  • 3.18
  • 2.74
  • 55.13%

Manager

Name

Yulin Long

Leadership

Single Manager

Tenure

2003

Advisor

Documents

Prospectus

Annual Reports

Website

Link

Performance

YTD

-2.2 %

3 Year

41.41%

5 Year

31.61%

Best

81.22%
1993

Worst

-51.31%
2013

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Quarterly

2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
Q1 20.4% -8.1% -19.7% 5.4% -3.5% 8.9% 43.5% -2% 12% -17.4% -
Q2 -20.6% 2.9% 53.6% 16.1% 0.8% -4.2% 41.3% -1.2% 13.1% -33.7% -
Q3 - -4.3% 5.8% 7.8% -16.4% 3.9% -4.2% -21.2% -18.5% 4.1% -
Q4 - 5.3% -9.4% 8.5% 13.9% 2% -21.1% 1.2% -14.6% -14.6% -

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Monthly

J F M A M J J A S O N D
2022 -2.9% 12.6% 10.1% -8.2% -11.5% - - - - - - -
2021 -4.2% -7% 3.2% 5.7% 12.8% -13.7% 2.6% -6.6% -0.1% 0.8% -2.6% -1.6%

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Annual

    2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
    0%29%16%29%-6%19%8%-1%14%29%0%

Alpha

2022 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012
BGEIX -2%-13%18%37%-7%11%53%-23%-12%-51%-8%
S&P 500 -29%16%29%-6%19%8%-1%14%29%-
Alpha -2%-41%3%8%-1%-8%45%-22%-25%-80%-8%

BGEIX S&P 500

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