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Fidelity International Growth

Growth and price matter to manager Jed Weiss.

Symbol: FIGFXExpense Ratio: 1.03%

Fidelity International Growth invests in reasonably priced foreign firms with good growth prospects that dominate their industries.

Growth and price matter to manager Jed Weiss. But he’s most attracted to firms that can maintain or raise prices even when the economy is in a slump. “The truth serum,” that can reveal a good firm, says Weiss, “is what happens when demand is lousy.” He likes to buy when shares trade at a relative discount to earnings growth.

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