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Wells Fargo Precious Metals Fund - Class C (EKWCX)

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Wells Fargo Precious Metals Fund - Class C

Wells Fargo Funds Trust

525 Market Street

San Francisco CA 94163

Management Information
Oleg A. Makhorine,Lead Manager since July 8, 2012
Oleg Makhorine is a Co- portfolio manager with the Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM) Special Global Equity and Precious Metals teams. He serves as a co-portfolio manager on the Global Special Small Cap, International Special Small Cap, and Precious Metals strategies. Prior to his current role, he served as a senior research analyst with the Berkeley Street International Equity team, having joined WFAM from the Evergreen merger. Prior to joining Evergreen in 2005, he served as partner and portfolio manager with Sphynx Funds and as an international equities analyst with Mackenzie Investment Management. Oleg began his investment industry career in 1995 as a financial analyst and emerging markets analyst with L.E. Holdings, an asset management company based in Central Europe. He earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from the International Business Academy and a master’s degree in finance from Florida International University. He is a member of the Miami Society of Financial Analysts.
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Fund Overview

CategoryEquity Precious Metals
Fund FamilyWells Fargo Funds
Net Assets363.61M
YTD Return-11.47%
Morningstar Rating★★★
Inception DateJan 28, 1998

Fund Operations

Last Dividend0.16
Last Cap Gain0.00
Holdings Turnover22.00%
Average for CategoryN/A

Fees & Expenses

ExpenseEKWCXCategory Average
Annual Report Expense Ratio (net)1.84%1.17%
Prospectus Net Expense Ratio1.84%N/A
Prospectus Gross Expense Ratio1.95%N/A
Max 12b1 Fee0.75%N/A
Max Front End Sales LoadN/A5.21%
Max Deferred Sales Load1.00%1.00%
3 Yr Expense Projection602N/A
5 Yr Expense Projection1,042N/A
10 Yr Expense Projection2,266N/A