The investment seeks a favorable long-term total return, mainly through capital appreciation.
Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its assets in small-cap equity securities of foreign issuers. A "small-cap" equity security is a security within the capitalization range of the companies included in the fund's benchmark index, the MSCI ACWI ex USA Small Cap® Index, at the time of purchase. The fund may invest in equity securities of small companies across a wide range of sectors, growth rates and valuations. It may invest in emerging markets to varying degrees, depending on stock-specific opportunities.
The average market capitalization across the TIAA-CREF Quant Intl Sm-Cp Eq Retirement MF is 6.23B. The market cap for tickers in the group ranges from 3.23B to 5.12B. FINGF holds the highest valuation in this group at 5.12B. The lowest valued company is CLS at 3.23B.
The average weekly volume growth across all stocks in the TIAA-CREF Quant Intl Sm-Cp Eq Retirement MF was -67%. For the same stocks of the MF, the average monthly volume growth was -42% and the average quarterly volume growth was -54%
Fundamental Analysis Ratings
The average fundamental analysis ratings, where 1 is best and 100 is worst, are as follows
Valuation Rating: 47
P/E Growth Rating: 37
Price Growth Rating: 51
SMR Rating: 58
Profit Risk Rating: 42
Seasonality Score: 34 (-100 ... +100)