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Daily Price as of 04/07/20

$23.33 $-0.05 / -0.2%

Class I Details: MWMIX

11/06/17 3.42%/0.59%

Daily Holdings (%) Download All Holdings as of 04/07/20

Total Holdings: 48
Holding Name Ticker Shares Market Value (US$) % of Net Assets Inc AMZN US 118 237,369 3.20
Veeva Systems Inc VEEV US 1,464 225,837 3.05
Intel Corp INTC US 3,841 224,314 3.03
Gilead Sciences Inc GILD US 2,943 219,754 2.97
Biogen Inc BIIB US 712 214,462 2.89
Caterpillar Inc CAT US 1,757 214,213 2.89
BlackRock Inc BLK US 462 204,721 2.76
Pfizer Inc PFE US 6,052 203,408 2.75
Kellogg Co K US 3,218 201,286 2.72
ServiceNow Inc NOW US 756 198,337 2.68
Corteva Inc CTVA US 7,955 195,136 2.63
Medtronic PLC MDT US 2,064 194,965 2.63
NIKE Inc NKE US 2,319 195,167 2.63
Merck & Co Inc MRK US 2,475 194,436 2.62 Inc CRM US 1,331 193,088 2.61
Philip Morris International Inc PM US 2,594 193,279 2.61
Facebook Inc FB US 1,132 191,116 2.58
Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRK/B US 1,008 186,732 2.52
Charles Schwab Corp/The SCHW US 5,327 186,125 2.51
Microchip Technology Inc MCHP US 2,496 183,057 2.47
Guidewire Software Inc GWRE US 2,263 181,244 2.45
Raytheon Technologies Corp RTX US 3,120 180,211 2.43
Altria Group Inc MO US 4,652 179,009 2.42
General Dynamics Corp GD US 1,303 175,123 2.36
Compass Minerals International Inc CMP US 4,312 174,377 2.35
Emerson Electric Co EMR US 3,359 168,924 2.28
Zimmer Biomet Holdings Inc ZBH US 1,656 168,763 2.28
Wells Fargo & Co WFC US 5,252 151,100 2.04
Blackbaud Inc BLKB US 3,056 145,435 1.96
Cheniere Energy Inc LNG US 4,286 144,481 1.95
Core Laboratories NV CLB US 11,705 122,317 1.65
POLARIS INC PII US 2,513 122,433 1.65
Dominion Energy Inc D US 1,423 104,505 1.41
Microsoft Corp MSFT US 629 102,835 1.39
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co BMY US 1,793 102,022 1.38
John Wiley & Sons Inc JW/A US 2,704 102,373 1.38
CSX Corp CSX US 1,636 100,041 1.35
State Street Corp STT US 1,785 100,192 1.35
KLA Corp KLAC US 668 98,376 1.33
T Rowe Price Group Inc TROW US 969 98,741 1.33
Comcast Corp CMCSA US 2,598 95,970 1.30
Bank of America Corp BAC US 4,267 94,471 1.27
Constellation Brands Inc STZ US 623 93,195 1.26
US Bancorp USB US 2,671 92,016 1.24
Applied Materials Inc AMAT US 1,922 91,410 1.23
American Express Co AXP US 1,014 88,806 1.20
Boeing Co/The BA US 512 72,489 0.98
Other/Cash Cash -- 2,095 0.03
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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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