Portfolio Net Assets
Gross / Net Expense Ratio
Overall Morningstar Rating
The Overall Morningstar Rating is based on risk-adjusted return, and is a weighted average of the applicable 3-, 5-, and 10-year Ratings.
52 Week Range
|$2.03B||0.82% / 0.82%|
OUT OF 643 FUNDS
|$20.55 - $25.18|
|As of close||As of|
Based on risk adjusted returns
TED SCALISE, CFA Managing Director, Equity Investments
SUSAN HIRSCH Managing Director, Equity Investments
Ted Scalise is a managing director and active equity portfolio manager for the TIAA-CREF organization. Mr. Scalise manages mid-cap growth investments. He joined the TIAA-CREF organization in 2006. Mr. Scalise has 17 years of industry experience including positions at Duncan-Hurst Capital Management where he was an analyst and then a manager of mid-cap growth and large-cap growth strategies. Mr. Scalise earned a B.S. in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California and an M.B.A. in finance and accounting from Columbia Business School. He is a member of the CFA Institute. He also serves on the board of counselors for the Viterbi School of Engineering at the University of Southern California.
Susan Hirsch is a managing director and active equity portfolio manager for the TIAA-CREF organization. Ms. Hirsch manages large-cap growth investment portfolios. She joined the TIAA-CREF organization in 2005. Ms. Hirsch has 38 years of industry experience. Previously, she was a portfolio manager for mid-cap-growth and technology sector portfolios at Jennison Associates. Ms. Hirsch joined Jennison as a result of the merger of Prudential's public equity asset management capabilities into the Jennison organization. Her earlier experience includes work at Lehman Brothers Global Asset Management and Delphi Asset Management as a senior portfolio manager for the Selected Growth Stock portfolio. Ms. Hirsch was recognized as an Institutional Investor All-American Research Team Analyst for small stock in 1991, 1992 and 1993. Ms. Hirsch holds a B.S. in accounting from Brooklyn College and is a member of the Financial Analysts Federation and the New York Society of Securities Analysts
The risks that the fund is subject to include market risk, company risk, mid-cap risk, growth investing risks, style risk and foreign investment risks