Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas | September 28, 2018
John Rogers shares stock picks and discusses his perspective on the market.
This is a replay of a broadcast with John Rogers that occurred on Bloomberg Daybreak Americas on September 28, 2018. Mr. Rogers candidly discusses his viewpoints of market conditions and certain specific companies. The information contained in the broadcast is not guaranteed as to its accuracy or completeness. It should not be considered investment advice. The opinions expressed in this article were current at the time of interview, but are subject to change.
The information provided in this replay does not provide information reasonably sufficient upon which to base an investment decision and should not be considered a recommendation to purchase or sell any particular security. Past performance does not guarantee future results.
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Past performance does not guarantee future results. Lipper, Inc. is a nationally recognized organization that reports performance and calculates rankings for mutual funds based on total returns. Each fund is ranked within a universe of funds with similar investment objectives. As quoted in the article, Ariel Fund’s (Investor Class) top rank in its category – no. 1 Mid-Cap Core fund (out of 212) since market's 2009 bottom is for the period of 3/9/2009 through 6/30/2018. Ariel Fund ranked 279 out of 399, 119 out of 287, and 3 out of 189 respectively, among Mid Cap Core funds in the Lipper universe, for the one-, five- and ten-year periods ending 12/31/2018. Lipper classifies Ariel Fund as a Mid Cap Core Fund.
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