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TETON Westwood SmallCap Equity A (WWSAX)

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TETON Westwood SmallCap Equity A
Westwood FundsOne Corporate Center
Phone: 800-422-3554
Fund Overview 
Category:Small Blend
Fund Family:Gabelli
Net Assets:42.70M
Year-to-Date Return:-1.51%
Morningstar Rating:1 stars
Fund Inception Date:Nov 26, 2001
Morningstar Style Box 
Small Blend
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Management Information 
Nicholas F. Galluccio
Lead Manager since Jul 1, 2008
Nicholas F. Galluccio is the President and CEO of Teton Advisors, Inc. and Portfolio Manager of the GAMCO Westwood SmallCap Equity Fund, Mr. Galluccio, joined Teton Advisors, Inc. in 2008, after a 25 year career at Trust Company of the West (TCW) where he was Group Managing Director, U.S. Equities, and led the investment team for the TCW SmallCap Value Added and TCW MidCap Value Opportunities equity strategies. He was senior portfolio manager and co-managed both strategies since their inception. Mr. Galluccio served on the TCW Asset Management Company (TAMCO) Board of Directors. Prior to TCW, he was with Lehman Brothers Kuhn Loeb where he was a security analyst specializing in the semiconductor industry. Prior to Lehman Brothers, Mr. Galluccio was a staff writer for Forbes magazine. He serves on the Board of Regents at the University of Hartford, where he chairs the investment committee. He also serves on the Executive Advisory Board of the Columbia Business School Program for Financial Studies.
Investment Information 
Min Initial Investment:10,000
Min Initial Investment, IRA:250
Min Initial Investment, AIP:250
Min Subsequent Investment:0
Min Subsequent Investment, IRA:0
Min Subsequent Investment, AIP:N/A
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Fund Summary 
The investment seeks to provide long term capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets (which includes, for purposes of this test, the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes) in a portfolio of common stocks of smaller companies. The Adviser characterizes small capitalization companies as those companies with a market capitalization between $100 million and $2.5 billion at the time of the fund's initial investment. It may also invest up to 25% of its total assets in foreign equity securities and in European Depositary Receipts ("EDRs") or American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs"), including in emerging markets.

Fund Operations 
Last Dividend : 0.00
Last Cap Gain (Nov 27, 2011) : 0.00
Annual Holdings Turnover (Dec 30, 2012) : 12.00%
Average for Category:46.58%
Fees & Expenses 
ExpenseWWSAXCategory Avg
Annual Report Expense Ratio (net):1.75%1.26%
Prospectus Net Expense Ratio:1.75%N/A
Prospectus Gross Expense Ratio:1.88%N/A
Max 12b1 Fee:0.50%N/A
Max Front End Sales Load:4.00%5.24%
Max Deferred Sales Load: N/A2.02%
3 Yr Expense Projection*:955552
5 Yr Expense Projection*:1,364883
10 Yr Expense Projection*:2,5031,816
* Per $10,000 invested