14 important things you should know about Virtus DRGTX mutual fund
Updated: September 10, 2021
Bull case
3-year return above the benchmark
5-year return above the benchmark
10-year return above the benchmark
15-year return above the benchmark
No sales load or distribution fees
Bear case
High expense ratio

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Are you looking to buy or sell DRGTX? Or perhaps you’re looking for DRGTX fact sheet, and learn about its alternatives? If so, you came to the right place.

In this DRGTX mutual fund review, we’ll address key questions our readers have been asking us about this fund, above and beyond what you can find in its prospectus, and on Morningstar or Yahoo Finance.

Here is what you’ll be able to find in this review:

  • Fact Sheet: DRGTX performance, returns, expense ratio, holdings and dividend yield;
  • Analysis: DRGTX buy or sell; the pros and cons of investing in DRGTX mutual fund;
  • Alternatives: other ETFs and mutual funds you should consider as alternatives to DRGTX.

And here is the list of questions we’ll answer:

  1. Describe Allianz Funds: AllianzGI Technology Fund; Institutional Class Shares (DRGTX).
  2. What are DRGTX holdings?
  3. What is DRGTX performance? What are DRGTX historical returns?
  4. How many up and down years did DRGTX have historically?
  5. What is DRGTX dividend yield?
  6. What is DRGTX minimum initial investment amount?
  7. Does DRGTX have any sales loads or 12b-1 distribution expenses?
  8. What is DRGTX tax efficiency (tax-cost ratio)?
  9. What is DRGTX beta? How would you assess DRGTX risk?
  10. What is DRGTX Sharpe ratio?
  11. What is DRGTX Finny Score? DRGTX buy or sell?
  12. What are the pros of investing in DRGTX? What are DRGTX buy reasons?
  13. What are the cons of investing in DRGTX? What are DRGTX sell reasons?

So let’s start. Scroll down to the question that interests you the most.

Fact Sheet

1. Describe Allianz Funds: AllianzGI Technology Fund; Institutional Class Shares (DRGTX).

The Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation. The Fund invests at least 80% of its net assets plus borrowings in common stocks and other equity securities of technology companies and in derivatives and other synthetic instruments that have economic characteristics like equity securities of technology companies.

2. What are DRGTX top holdings?

DRGTX has 144 stock holdings and 0 bond holdings.

The top 10 holdings represent 47.24% of total assets. Here are the top holdings:

Name Symbol % Assets
Apple Inc AAPL 9.66%
Facebook Inc A FB 6.70%
CrowdStrike Holdings Inc Class A CRWD 4.71%
Twilio Inc A TWLO 4.70%
Microsoft Corp MSFT 4.00%
PayPal Holdings Inc PYPL 3.75%
Zscaler Inc ZS 3.59%
Square Inc A SQ 3.48%
Amazon.com Inc AMZN 3.39%
Paycom Software Inc PAYC 3.26%

3. What is DRGTX performance? What are DRGTX historical returns?

DRGTX has generated the following returns:

  • 1-month return is 5.26%;
  • 3-month return is 13.52%;
  • 1-year return is 13.52%;
  • 3-year return is 26.48%;
  • 5-year return is 30.93%;
  • 10-year return is 22.44%;
  • 15-year return is 17.22%.

4. How many up and down years did DRGTX have historically?

In the last 10 years, DRGTX had 9 up years and 1 down year.

DRGTX up and down years

5. What is DRGTX dividend yield?

DRGTX yield is 0%.

6. What is DRGTX minimum initial investment amount?

DRGTX minimum initial investment amount is $25.00K.

7. Does DRGTX have any sales loads or 12b-1 distribution expenses?

DRGTX 12b-1 distribution fee is 0. DRGTX front-end sales load is 0. DRGTX back-end sales load is 0.

8. What is DRGTX tax efficiency (tax-cost ratio)?

  • 1-year ax cost ratio is 3.78%;
  • 3-year ax cost ratio is 4.04%.
DRGTX tax costs

9. What is DRGTX beta? How would you assess DRGTX risk?

DRGTX Beta

10. What is DRGTX Sharpe ratio?

  • 3-year Sharpe ratio is 1.06;
  • 5-year Sharpe ratio is 1.40;
  • 10-year Sharpe ratio is 1.16;
  • 15-year Sharpe ratio is 0.85.
DRGTX Sharpe ratio

Analysis

11. What is Finny Score? buy or sell?

Finny Score is 83. Our quantitative analysis shows 5 reasons to buy and 1 reason to sell it, resulting in the Finny Score of 83.

12. What are the pros of investing in DRGTX? What are DRGTX buy reasons?

The following are DRGTX strengths from our perspective:

  • DRGTX 3-year return is 26.48%, which is in line with the 3-year return of the benchmark index (S&P North American Technology TR), 28.14%.
  • DRGTX 5-year return is 30.93%, which is higher than the 5-year return of the benchmark index (S&P North American Technology TR), 30.09%.
  • DRGTX 10-year return is 22.44%, which is in line with the 10-year return of the benchmark index (S&P North American Technology TR), 24.11%.
  • DRGTX 15-year return is 17.22%, which is in line with the 15-year return of the benchmark index (S&P North American Technology TR), 17.25%.
  • Good news: this fund does not have 12b1, front-end or back-end sales fees.

13. What are the cons of investing in DRGTX? What are DRGTX negatives?

The following are DRGTX weaknesses from our perspective:

  • DRGTX expense ratio is 1.22%, which is not negligible. Is the fund expensive to you, and does it align to your investment strategy?
In the DRGTX review, we covered DRGTX key stats (return, performance, yield, expense ratio, and holdings), buy and sell analysis, and alternative investments. If this review was helpful to you, feel free to check out other mutual fund and ETF reviews.