Address And Details

360 Park Avenue South , New York, NY 10010
Fund Manager Team Managed
Manager Tenure

Strategy And Objective

Alger Spectra Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation. Fred Alger Management, LLC believes companies undergoing Positive Dynamic Change offer the best investment opportunities. Positive Dynamic Change refers to companies realizing High Unit Volume Growth or companies undergoing Positive Lifecycle Change. High Unit Volume Growth companies are traditional growth companies experiencing, for example, rapidly growing demand or market dominance. Positive Lifecycle Change companies are, for example, companies benefitting from new regulations, a new product innovation or new management. The Fund invests primarily in the equity securities of companies of any size that Fred Alger Management, LLC believes demonstrate promising growth potential. Equity securities include common or preferred stocks that are listed on U.S. or foreign exchanges. The Fund may sell securities short, which is the sale of a security the Fund does not own either to hedge a portfolio position or to seek to profit on the decline in value of the securities sold. The Fund arranges with a broker to borrow the security being sold short, and replaces the security by buying it at the current market price when it closes out the short sale. If the price of the security sold short has increased since the time of the short sale, the Fund will incur a loss in addition to the costs associated with establishing, maintaining and closing out the short position. If the price of the security sold short has decreased since the time of the short sale, the Fund will experience a gain to the extent the difference in price is greater than these costs. The Fund may invest a significant portion of its assets in securities of companies conducting business within a single sector, including the information technology, consumer discretionary, and health care sectors as these sectors are defined by Fred Alger Management, LLC and certain third party sources. The Fund can leverage, that is, borrow money to purchase additional securities. The Fund s portfolio manager(s) may sell a stock when it reaches a target price, it fails to perform as expected, or other opportunities appear more attractive. As a result, the Fund may engage in active trading of portfolio securities. The Fund can invest in foreign securities.

Net Asset Value

as of 5:04 PM ET 09/17/2021

Performance

  • 1 Week
  • +0.53%
  • 1 Month
  • +4.88%
  • 3 Months
  • +10.05%
  • 1 Yr Return
  • +21.23%
  • 5 Yr Return
  • +99.36%

Equity Sector Breakdown

Technology 53.29%
RetailTrade 18.07%
NonDurables 10.61%
Services 5.93%
Health 4.63%
IndustrialCyclical 3.49%
Finance 3.32%
ConsumerDurables 2.18%
Energy n/a
Utilities n/a

Asset Allocation

Asset Type % Of Allocation
Stocks 108.07%
ForeignStocks 7.51%
Preferred 0.01%
Cash 0.00%
Bonds 0.00%
Convertible 0.00%
ForeignBonds 0.00%
ForeignHedged 0.00%
Other -8.08%
Total Net Assets 1.76 B

Risk Measures

Criteria 3 Years 5 Years 10 Years
Alpha 4.06 4.51 1.46
Beta 1.02 1.01 1.05
R Squared 0.88 0.84 0.86
Std Deviation 20.13 16.58 15.13
Sharpe Ratio 1.19 1.42 n/a

Purchase Information

as of 5:08 PM ET 09/16/2021
Minimum Initial $1000
Minimum Additional $50
Minimum Initial IRA $500

Performance

Timeframe Average Annual Current Performance Monthly As Of 08/31/2021 Average Annual Current Performance Quarterly As Of 06/30/2021 Avg Annual Current Performance Monthly As Of 08/31/2021 Avg Annual Current Performance Quarterly As Of 06/30/2021
1 Year
  • +24.81%
  • +38.79%
+24.81% +38.79%
3 Year
  • +22.82%
  • +23.01%
+22.82% +23.01%
10 Year
  • +18.55%
  • +16.96%
+18.55% +16.96%
Life Of Fund
  • +11.45%
  • +11.35%
+11.45% +11.35%

Top 10 Holdings

Symbol Company Name % Of Assets
MSFT MICROSOFT CORP 8.42%
AMZN AMAZON COM INC 7.91%
GOOGL ALPHABET INC CLASS A 6.81%
AAPL APPLE INC 4.86%
V VISA INC 4.65%
PYPL PAYPAL HOLDINGS INC 3.11%
ADBE ADOBE INC 2.44%
TSLA TESLA INC 2.44%
ISRG INTUITIVE SURGICAL INC 2.25%
NVDA NVIDIA CORP 1.99%

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