The Fund stays fully invested in stocks, up to which 25% may be foreign issued, and does not try to time the market, but instead works toward steady investment growth.
As of Quarter Ended 12/31/2013
YTD 1 Year 5 Year 10 Year Since Inception 35.43% 35.43% 18.96% 9.26% 12.14%
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The Harbor Mid Cap Growth Fund received a 3-star Overall Morningstar Rating™ as of 02/28/2014 out of 643 Mid-Cap Growth funds. Mid Cap Growth Fund was rated 3-star among 643, 3-star among 557, and 3-star among 421 domestic Mid-Cap Growth funds for the three-, five- and ten-year periods ended 02/28/2014, respectively. The Morningstar Rating is for the Investor share class only; other classes may have different performance characteristics.
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