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Daily Price as of 03/30/20

$23.39 $0.69 / +3.0%

Class I Details: MWMIX

11/06/17 3.42%/0.59%

Daily Holdings (%) Download All Holdings as of 03/30/20

Total Holdings: 49
Holding Name Ticker Shares Market Value (US$) % of Net Assets Inc AMZN US 121 237,638 3.13
Veeva Systems Inc VEEV US 1,503 237,384 3.13
Biogen Inc BIIB US 731 231,091 3.04
Gilead Sciences Inc GILD US 3,022 229,460 3.02
ServiceNow Inc NOW US 776 222,239 2.93
Intel Corp INTC US 3,945 218,908 2.88
BlackRock Inc BLK US 474 215,836 2.84 Inc CRM US 1,367 204,845 2.70
NIKE Inc NKE US 2,382 203,375 2.68
Pfizer Inc PFE US 6,215 203,044 2.68
Caterpillar Inc CAT US 1,804 201,525 2.66
Kellogg Co K US 3,305 201,308 2.65
Corteva Inc CTVA US 8,169 196,791 2.59
Merck & Co Inc MRK US 2,542 195,607 2.58
Medtronic PLC MDT US 2,120 195,146 2.57
Philip Morris International Inc PM US 2,664 193,273 2.55
Facebook Inc FB US 1,162 192,834 2.54
Guidewire Software Inc GWRE US 2,324 193,078 2.54
Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRK/B US 1,035 189,591 2.50
Charles Schwab Corp/The SCHW US 5,471 187,819 2.47
General Dynamics Corp GD US 1,338 178,757 2.36
Altria Group Inc MO US 4,777 178,230 2.35
Microchip Technology Inc MCHP US 2,563 176,821 2.33
United Technologies Corp UTX US 1,772 174,524 2.30
Blackbaud Inc BLKB US 3,138 170,393 2.24
Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc ZBH US 1,701 167,174 2.20
Compass Minerals International Inc CMP US 4,428 161,932 2.13
Wells Fargo & Co WFC US 5,394 161,388 2.13
Emerson Electric Co EMR US 3,450 160,874 2.12
Cheniere Energy Inc LNG US 4,402 143,241 1.89
POLARIS INC PII US 2,581 121,746 1.60
Core Laboratories NV CLB US 12,020 114,310 1.51
Dominion Energy Inc D US 1,461 112,219 1.48
John Wiley & Sons Inc JW/A US 2,777 103,415 1.36
Microsoft Corp MSFT US 646 103,509 1.36
KLA Corp KLAC US 686 102,571 1.35
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co BMY US 1,841 100,132 1.32
T Rowe Price Group Inc TROW US 995 98,336 1.30
US Bancorp USB US 2,743 98,391 1.30
CSX Corp CSX US 1,680 97,474 1.28
Bank of America Corp BAC US 4,382 96,579 1.27
Comcast Corp CMCSA US 2,668 94,687 1.25
State Street Corp STT US 1,833 94,894 1.25
American Express Co AXP US 1,041 93,971 1.24
Applied Materials Inc AMAT US 1,974 93,370 1.23
Constellation Brands Inc STZ US 640 93,722 1.23
Raytheon Co RTN US 580 81,902 1.08
Boeing Co/The BA US 526 80,099 1.06
Other/Cash Cash -- -15,490 -0.20
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1Van Eck Associates Corporation (the “Adviser”) has agreed to waive fees and/or pay Fund expenses to the extent necessary to prevent the operating expenses of the Fund (excluding acquired fund fees and expenses, interest expense, trading expenses, dividends and interest payments on securities sold short, taxes and extraordinary expenses) from exceeding 0.59% for Class I, and 0.49% for Class Z of the Fund’s average daily net assets per year until May 1, 2020. During such time, the expense limitation is expected to continue until the Board of Trustees acts to discontinue all or a portion of such expense limitation. Other expenses and acquired fund fees and expenses are based on estimated amounts for the current fiscal year.

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