4 Small-Cap Funds for Big Upside

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Wasatch International Growth Fund

Wasatch185 4 Small Cap Funds for Big UpsideEmerging markets have been volatile lately. But when looking at the long-term, the growth opportunities still look attractive … and the Wasatch International Growth (WAIGX) fund looks for small caps in these markets.

The portfolio manager Roger Edgley has put together a strong track record over the past three years, with an average return of 19.6%, and he has done well navigating the recent swings. So far this year, the gain is a respectable 10.4%. Keep in mind that Rogers focuses on higher-quality companies, which helps to dampen some of the risks.

His portfolio currently has close to 20% in emerging markets. But Rogers is also a bull on Europe, where he has put 60% of the portfolio.


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