Conestoga SMid Cap Fund

The Portfolio Managers of the Conestoga SMid Cap Fund are Bob Mitchell and Derek Johnston. The Fund was launched in January of 2014 and focuses on companies between $250 million and $12 billion in market capitalization.

Investment Objective: The Fund seeks to provide long-term growth of capital.

Fund Direct Account Access

​​To open a new Conestoga Fund Account or to view an Existing Fund Direct Account, please access the secure site above.  To open an account or for operational questions, please call the Fund's Servicing Agent (Ultimus Fund Distributors, LLC) at: (800) 494-2755.  Please contact a member of our Shareholder Services department at 1-800-494-2755 with any questions. Representatives are available Monday through Friday, 8:00am - 6:00pm EST.  You may also refer to the Fund's Prospectus and Applications below to assist in buying, exchanging and redeeming shares of each class of the Conestoga Small Cap Fund.

 

Conestoga SMid Cap Fund - Capital Gains Information:

We have estimated that the Conestoga SMid Cap Fund will be paying a long-term capital gain of $0.100873 per share and a short-term capital gain of $0.044030 per share with an ex-date of December 6, 2018, payable December 6, 2018 to shareholders who were owners of record on December 4, 2018, subject to change.  We will update this information with the record date and distribution date as soon as possible.

 

  Ticker CUSIP Net Assets (11/30/18) Inception Minimum Initial Investment Total Gross Operation Expenses Total Net Operation Expenses*

Investor Class

CCSMX

207019506

$32.7 Mil

1/21/2014

$2,500

3.24%

1.10%

Institutional Class

CCSGX

207019605

$48.7 Mil

12/15/2014

$250,000

2.18%

0.85%

 

* Conestoga Capital Advisors, LLC (the “Adviser”) has contractually agreed to limit the Fund’s ‘Total Annual Fund Operating Expenses’ to 1.10% (for the Investors Class) and 0.85% (for the Institutional Class) of the Fund’s average daily net assets until at least January 31, 2019, subject to termination at any time at the option of the Board of Trustees. 
(1) The Board of Trustees of the Trust will limit the Distribution (12b-1) Fees charged to Investors Class shares of the Fund to 0.05% of the average daily net assets attributable to Investors class shares until at least September 30, 2018.
(2) The Fund has adopted Shareholder Servicing Plans on behalf of the Investors Class and the Institutional Class that will allow the Fund to pay annual fees of up to 0.25% (for Investor Class) and 0.10% (for Institutional Class) of its average daily net assets for providing services to the Fund’s Investors Class shareholders and the Fund’s Institutional Class shareholders, respectively.

 

Characteristics as of 11/30/18*

Price/Earnings (1 Yr. Fwd. incl. Neg.) 30.0x
Earnings Growth (3-5 Yr. Est.) 14.6%
PEG Ratio 2.05
Weighted Avg. Market Cap. $6,813 Mil
ROE (Last 5 Yr. Weighted Avg.) 17.7%
Long-Term Debt/Capital 24%
Turnover Rate - Trailing 12 Mos. 26%
Number of Holdings 51

*subject to change

Top Ten Holdings as of 11/30/18*

1.  Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. 3.61%
2.  Rollins Inc. 3.25%
3.  Omnicell Inc. 3.14%
4.  Pool Corp. 3.12%
5.  Costar Group Inc. 3.08%
6.  Copart Inc. 3.01%
7.  Heico Corp. 2.95%
8.  Vail Resorts Inc. 2.78%
9.  Tyler Technologies Inc. 2.75%
10.Guidewire Software Inc. 2.61%

Performance as of 9/30/18*

 

QTD YTD 1 Year 2 Years 3 Years 4 Years Inception 1/21/2014 Inception 12/15/2014
CCSMX 9.82% 24.67% 33.25% 30.53% 25.01% 18.02% 11.89% N/A
CCSGX 9.93% 24.91% 33.64% 30.86% 25.33% N/A N/A 18.74%
Russell 2500 Growth 7.17% 15.78% 23.13% 21.59% 17.96% 14.12% 11.51% 14.25%
Russell 2500 4.70% 10.41% 16.19% 16.99% 16.13% 11.98% 10.00% 12.23%

Performance as of 11/30/18*

 

QTD YTD 1 Year 2 Years 3 Years 4 Years Inception 1/21/2014 Inception 12/15/2014
CCSMX -9.95% 12.26% 11.56% 22.46% 16.68% 13.59% 9.08% N/A
CCSGX -9.97% 12.45% 11.76% 22.76% 16.94% N/A N/A 14.79%
Russell 2500 Growth -10.35% 3.80% 4.08% 14.16% 10.99% 9.41% 8.63% 10.51%
Russell 2500 -8.46% 1.07% 1.41% 9.71% 10.02% 8.12% 7.66% 9.22%

* Performance returns are annualized after 1 year.  Performance is based upon closing NAV calculation on listed dates and represents past performance. Past performance does not guarantee future results and current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted. Performance data includes reinvestment of dividends. Investment returns and principal value of an investment in Conestoga Small Cap Fund will fluctuate so that an investor’s shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. For the Fund’s daily NAV, list of additional holdings, total return as of the most recent month-end and a copy of the Fund’s prospectus, please visit www.conestogacapital.com or call 1-800-320-7790.

 

Investors Share Class (CCSMX) Information

SMid Cap Fund Prospectus & Shareholder Reports

Institutional Share Class (CCSGX) Information

Additional Information

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


IMPORTANT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION:

An investor should consider investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses carefully before investing.  Download a prospectus, which contains this information or call toll free 1-800-494-2755.  Read the prospectus carefully before investing or sending money.

Mutual Fund Investing involves risk, principal loss is possible.  Investment in the Fund is subject to investment risks, including, without limitation, equity risk, market risk, management risk, small company risk, mid cap stock risk, foreign investment risk, currency risk, large redemption risk. Funds that invest in small and mid cap stocks are often more volatile than large cap stocks.  Smaller companies generally face higher risks due to their limited product lines, markets and financial resources.  For more information about the Fund, including the Fund's objectives, charges, expenses and risks (including more information about the risks listed above), please read the prospectus.

Ultimus Fund Distributors, LLC. (Member FINRA & SIPC) serves as the Distributor to the Conestoga Funds.