The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in equity securities. It invests in approximately 25-30 companies that are considered by the investment adviser to be positioned for long-term earnings growth. The fund may invest in the stocks of companies of any size, although it focuses on large-cap companies. It invests primarily in equity securities of U.S. issuers, but may invest up to 25% of its assets in the equity securities of foreign issuers, including those in emerging market countries. The fund is non-diversified.