October Monthly Commentary
November Monthly Commentary
November 2017 commentary is now available.
Best Performing Funds Since 87 Crash
Best Performing Funds Since '87 Crash
Ariel Fund is named one of the top ten performing funds since the 1987 stock market crash.
Why Cash is a Contrarian Pick
Why Cash is a Contrarian Pick
Rupal Bhansali discusses the markets focus on earnings risk and how her biggest contrarian pick right now is cash.
Investment Perspectives
Investment Perspectives: Research
Discover the research process behind each Ariel investment strategy – value, global, and deep value.
Ive Got Stars In My Eyes
I've Got Stars In My Eyes
Learn more about our Morningstar Rating™ for Ariel International Fund and Ariel Global Fund.
Investing with a Patient, Long-Term View
Investing with a Patient, Long-Term View
There are only a handful of managers that are still at the helm of the funds they founded 30 years ago — find out why John W. Rogers, Jr. is one of them.
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.
2017 Distributions
Income distribution ESTIMATES and final capital gains distribution details are both now available.
What 7 Top Pros Are Doing Now
John Rogers shares where he finds value despite rising stock prices in the market
Stock Stories
A closer look at the research and analysis that take place during the lifetime of featured Ariel stock holdings
Weighing Risk and Reward
Rupal Bhansali discusses the hidden risks in passive investing and how she balances risks/rewards in today’s markets
Boardroom Power
Getting African Americans into the boardroom is only half the battle. Read about the struggles and actions needed to change this narrative
John Rogers Has A Winning Appetite For Small, Undervalued Stocks In His Mutual Funds
John Rogers discusses the inspiration behind his patient investment philosophy, and shares where he sees value
Zombie Firms and Enterprise Staples
Rupal Bhansali discusses the increase of “zombie firms” and how enterprise staples have become the new consumer staples stocks
Why Brains Are More Reliable Than Machines
John Rogers makes the case for brain power over technology
Investment Perspectives: Risk
Our portfolio managers share their unique approaches to managing risk
Ariel Investments
We are delighted to share a sample of the non-profit organizations our firm supports
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
Investor Class as of 12/14/2017
Fund
Price
Change
YTD
$69.52
$-0.38
14.35%
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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