As of 12-31-2017


  • Pursues capital appreciation.
  • Invests primarily in growth-oriented mid-cap U.S. companies.
  • Selects stocks through a bottom-up fundamentally based, quantitatively driven process.
  • Seeks to remove subjective and emotional influences from security selection and capitalize on market inefficiencies.

Key Investment Team


Symbol   FGSBX
Fund Number(s)   649
Newspaper Listing   GrStratB
CUSIP   314172206
Benchmark   Russell Midcap Growth Index
Performance Inception Date   08-16-1995
Fiscal Year-End   10-31

Morningstar Category & Style

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Category Mid-Cap Blend