The investment seeks high long-term total return through growth and current income. The fund invests primarily in a diversified portfolio of convertible, equity and fixed-income securities of U.S. companies without regard to market capitalization. The Advisor attempts to utilize these different types of securities to strike, in the investment adviser's opinion, the appropriate balance between risk and reward in terms of growth and income. The average term to maturity of the convertible and fixed-income securities purchased by the fund will typically range from two to ten years.