Mellody Hobson: How the Fund Industry Can Make Real Progress on Diversity
An Early Adopter of ESG Values
Mellody Hobson discusses Ariel Fund’s 35-year track record and how ESG is in Ariel’s DNA.
John Rogers
John Rogers Became a Legend by Building a Portfolio of Cheap and Overlooked Stocks
John W. Rogers, Jr. reflects on the 35th anniversary of Ariel Fund.
Rupal Bhansali
Stocks Are Pricey. 42 Bargains From Barron's Investing Experts.
Barron's Roundtable member, Rupal Bhansali, shares her mid-year contrarian investment picks.
John Rogers
John Rogers Is Winning
The Ariel Investments Co-CEO has triumphed in the boardroom and on the basketball court. Now he says value investing’s comeback is just beginning.
Value and Small Stocks Will Lead
Value and Small Stocks Will Lead
For the July cover of Kiplinger's, John W. Rogers, Jr. shared his mid-year outlook, including why he expects value to continue to lead.
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Final capital gain distribution details are now available
Company Spotlights
A closer look at the research and analysis that take place during the lifetime of featured Ariel stock holdings
John Oxtoby
Why long-term investors and corporate leaders should view addressing economic inequality and improving diversity as critical forms of risk management
Mellody Hobson
Mellody Hobson discusses her strategic plan for Ariel Investments
John Rogers
How John W. Rogers, Jr. launched America’s first Black-owned asset manager
John Rogers
John W. Rogers, Jr. and Ariel Fund were highlighted by CNBC
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Morningstar highlighted Ariel Fund as an exemplary fund in its category based on the fund’s slugging percentage
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Morningstar discusses how small caps and value are “back in a big way” and highlights Ariel Fund
Mutual Funds
No-load mutual funds for investment accounts, IRAs, 401(k) plans/rollovers, or college savings programs for individual investors.
Separate Accounts
Investment management for pension plans, foundations, endowments, other institutional investors, and their consultants.
Non-U.S. Investors
Global separate accounts for non-U.S. institutional investors and their consultants.
Fund Performance
as of 12/01/2021
Fund
Price
Change
YTD
Investor class
$79.18
$-1.09
23.50%
Institutional class
$79.46
$-1.10
23.84%
Investor class
$44.88
$-0.43
17.85%
Institutional class
$45.08
$-0.43
18.18%
Investor class
$15.96
$-0.15
13.74%
Institutional class
$15.99
$-0.16
13.95%
Investor class
$14.48
$-0.02
-0.75%
Institutional class
$14.18
$-0.02
-0.56%
Investor class
$17.80
$-0.02
6.46%
Institutional class
$17.26
$-0.02
6.68%
Performance data quoted is past performance, which does not guarantee future results. All performance assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. The investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than quoted. For month-end and standardized performance data and expense ratios, click the "View Full Performance" links above. Click here to download a Fund Prospectus.

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