The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. The fund invests, under normal circumstances, at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in securities of issuers engaged in exploring for, mining, processing, or dealing and investing in gold and other precious metals such as silver, platinum and palladium, as well as diamonds (the gold and precious metals sector), and in derivatives and other instruments that have economic characteristics similar to such securities. It invests primarily in equity securities. The principal type of equity security in which the fund invests is common stock.
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