The most notable companies in this group are Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT), VISA (NYSE:V), Accenture PLC (NYSE:ACN), Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM).
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation.
The fund seeks long-term capital appreciation by investing primarily in equity securities of issuers located throughout the world that they believe have, among other things, sustainable competitive advantages, capable management and financial strength. Normally, it invests in securities of issuers from at least three different countries, which may include the United States. The fund may concentrate its holdings in a relatively small number of companies and may invest up to 25% of its total assets in a single issuer. It may utilize foreign currency forward exchange contracts.
The average market capitalization across the Morgan Stanley Inst Global Franchise A MF is 357.22B. The market cap for tickers in the group ranges from 1.2B to 2.81T. MSFT holds the highest valuation in this group at 2.81T. The lowest valued company is RKT at 1.2B.
The average weekly volume growth across all stocks in the Morgan Stanley Inst Global Franchise A MF was -38%. For the same stocks of the MF, the average monthly volume growth was -15% and the average quarterly volume growth was -60%
Fundamental Analysis Ratings
The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows
Valuation Rating: 60
P/E Growth Rating: 36
Price Growth Rating: 43
SMR Rating: 46
Profit Risk Rating: 33
Seasonality Score: 0 (-100 ... +100)