Jeremy Glaser: Value funds have been underperforming this year. For example, the large-value category was up only 16% versus a 28% increase in large-growth funds. Investors are looking to top off their value exposure. We're going to look at these three medalist funds.
Tony Thomas: Although Silver-rated Royce Special Equity has struggled for much of 2017, trailing two thirds of its small-value peers, managers, Charlie Dreifus and Steve McBoyle continue to maintain portfolio's quality orientation that has served investors over the long term.
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