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Aston Growth N (CHTIX)

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Aston Growth N
Aston Funds120 N. Lasalle Street, 25th FloorChicago IL 60602
Phone: 800-992-8151
Fund Overview 
Category:Large Growth
Fund Family:Aston
Net Assets:76.42M
Year-to-Date Return:-1.63%
Morningstar Rating:3 stars
Fund Inception Date:Dec 13, 1993
Morningstar Style Box 
Large Growth
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Management Information 
Ronald E. Canakaris
Lead Manager since Jan 1, 2008
Canakaris is a portfolio manager, president, cheif executive officer and cheif investment officer of Montag & Caldwell, which he joined in 1972. He was elected chairman of the Board effective 1/1/06. Canakaris edits the firm's economic & investment outlook and is frequently quoted in the business & investment press. He is a member of Rotary Club of Atlanta. Canakaris holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.
Investment Information 
Min Initial Investment:2,500
Min Initial Investment, IRA:500
Min Initial Investment, AIP:2,500
Min Subsequent Investment:50
Min Subsequent Investment, IRA:50
Min Subsequent Investment, AIP:50
CHTIX can be purchased from 85 brokerages.

Fund Summary 
The investment seeks long-term total return. The fund invests primarily in common stocks and bonds. The portfolio manager uses a bottom-up approach to stock selection and seeks high quality, well-established large-cap companies that the portfolio manager believes are growing their near-term earnings at an above average rate. It may invest in foreign securities.

Fund Operations 
Last Dividend (Dec 28, 2009) : 0.18
Last Cap Gain (Dec 13, 2007) : 5.63
Annual Holdings Turnover (Mar 17, 2010) : 37.59%
Average for Category:53.15%
Fees & Expenses 
ExpenseCHTIXCategory Avg
Annual Report Expense Ratio (net):1.15%1.17%
Prospectus Net Expense Ratio:N/AN/A
Prospectus Gross Expense Ratio:N/AN/A
Max 12b1 Fee:0.25%N/A
Max Front End Sales Load:N/A5.47%
Max Deferred Sales Load: N/A2.05%
3 Yr Expense Projection*:368505
5 Yr Expense Projection*:638797
10 Yr Expense Projection*:1,4091,627
* Per $10,000 invested