Fund data as of 03/31/2021 unless otherwise specified.
The Fund seeks to provide long-term capital appreciation. Any income received is incidental to this objective.
The Fund is actively managed and invests mainly in a diversified portfolio of U.S. companies that, at the time of purchase, are in the small capitalization range of companies comprising the Russell 2000® Index. The Fund's portfolio is not limited to the companies listed in the Russell 2000® Index and, as such, is diversified among a large number of companies across different industries and economic sectors. Because the Fund may continue to hold a security whose market capitalization increases or decreases over time, a portion of the Fund’s holdings may have market capitalizations outside the range of the Russell 2000® Index at any given time.
This Fund may be suitable for investors who seek higher, long-term rates of return, can accept significant short-term fluctuations in account value, want to invest in stocks of small to medium-size U.S. companies and would like to diversify their portfolio by adding a potentially higher return, higher risk option of stocks.
Small company stocks are generally riskier than large company stocks due to greater volatility and less liquidity. This description of risks is provided as a summary of the principal investment risks associated with this mutual fund. Refer to the Fund's prospectus for more detailed risk information.
- NASDAQ Ticker: GSCZX
- Inception Date: 8/27/2001
|Total fund net assets for all share classes||$791|
|Number of holdings||827|
*Does not include currencies or forward currency contracts.
|Russell 2000® Index||100%|
|TimesSquare Capital Management||27%|
|Delaware Investments Fund Advisers||36%|
|Jacobs Levy Equity Management||16%|
|American Century Investment Management||16%|
|Parametric Portfolio Associates||5%|
GuideStone Capital Management, LLC (the “Adviser”), the adviser to the Fund, may invest directly in securities on behalf of the Fund. The Adviser also maintains a sub-advisory agreement with Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC ("Parametric") under which Parametric will provide completion portfolios within the Fund, as instructed by the Adviser. The Adviser’s direct investments and Parametric’s “completion portfolios” are used to assist in preserving the desired risk exposures for the Fund in furtherance of its investment objective. Direct investments and completion portfolios that are short-term in nature are not included in the target allocations of the Fund to sub-advisers listed above.
|Net Asset Value||$22.21|
|Year To Date||19.79%|
|Morningstar Rating based upon risk-adjusted return as of 4/30/2021|
|Category: Small Blend|
|(Four Stars) Overall rating among 605 funds in this category.|
|(Four Stars) Three year rating among 605 funds in this category.|
|(Four Stars) Five year rating among 507 funds in this category.|
|(Three Stars) Ten year rating among 357 funds in this category.|
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Due to rounding, portfolio holdings data may not sum to 100%.
|WNS (Holdings) Ltd ADR||0.73%|
|Malibu Boats Inc Class A||0.71%|
|Q2 Holdings Inc||0.70%|
|Valley National Bancorp||0.65%|
|Boise Cascade Co||0.62%|
|ExlService Holdings Inc||0.59%|
|Blueprint Medicines Corp||0.59%|
|Brooks Automation Inc||0.58%|
|Beta vs. Benchmark||0.98|
|Beta vs. S&P 500 Index||1.28|
|Price to Earnings Ratio||21.34x|
|Price to Book Ratio||2.44x|
|Weighted Avg Market Cap||$2,722|
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