T. Rowe Price New Era Fund (PRNEX)
Ticker Symbol:
PRNEX
Fund Status:
Open to new Retail investors  /  Open to subsequent Retail investments
Fund Performance
Quick Stats
Current NAV as of 04/29/2016 $31.67
NAV Change $0.05
Net Assets as of 03/31/2016 $3,023.97 Million
Daily YTD Return as of 04/29/2016 16.13%
Three Month Return as of 04/30/2016 20.01%
Expense Ratio as of 12/31/2014 0.65%
Historical Prices
Select Range: 1Yr | 3 Yrs | 5 Yrs | 10 Yrs Since Inception
Monthly High   $30.04   03/17/2016
Monthly Low   $27.44   03/01/2016
Month End   $29.58   03/31/2016
YTD High   $31.83   04/27/2016
YTD Low   $23.79   01/20/2016
2015 Year High $36.51 04/29/2015
2015 Year Low $26.62 12/21/2015
2014 Year High $51.08 07/03/2014
2014 Year Low $32.16 12/15/2014
2013 Year High $48.44 10/29/2013
2013 Year Low $41.34 04/17/2013
Average Annual Total Returns and Benchmarks
as of 03/31/2016
Distribution Schedule
Dividends Annual
Capital Gains Annual
Distribution History
Dividends
Date

Per Share Amount

Reinvestment Price
12-18-2012 $0.53 $41.53
12-17-2013 $0.25 $42.60
12-16-2014 $0.42 $32.16
12-16-2015 $0.42 $27.84
Distribution amounts are rounded to the nearest cent. Shareholders should refer to their statements for exact distribution amounts.
Capital Gains

Date
Short-Term
Per Share
Amount
Long-Term
Per Share
Amount

Reinvestment
Price
12-18-2012 $0.26 $1.02 $41.53
12-17-2013 $0.00 $3.66 $42.60
12-16-2014 $0.71 $4.93 $32.16
12-16-2015 $0.08 $0.231 $27.84
Performance Comparison
as of 03/31/2016
This chart shows the value of a hypothetical $10,000 investment in the fund over the past 10 years or since its inception (for funds lacking 10-year records). The result is compared with benchmarks, which may include a broad-based market index and a peer group average or index. Market indexes do not include expenses, which are deducted from fund returns as well as mutual fund averages and indexes.
Average Annual Total Returns1
  Month End
4/30/16
Quarter End
3/31/16
1 Year -10.61% -11.32%
3 Years -1.23% -4.11%
5 Years -4.25% -5.51%
10 Years 1.23% 1.15%
Since Inception 9.39% 9.25%
Inception Date January 20, 1969
Current performance may be lower or higher than the quoted past performance, which cannot guarantee future results. Share price, principal value, and return will vary and you may have a gain or loss when you sell your shares.
Calendar Year Total Returns
2006 17.00%
2007 40.69%
2008 -50.18%
2009 49.36%
2010 20.96%
2011 -15.10%
2012 4.01%
2013 15.72%
2014 -7.83%
2015 -18.76%
Share Splits
as of 03/31/2016
Split Type N/A
Effective Date N/A
Pre-Split NAV N/A
Post-Split NAV N/A
1 Average annual total return figures include changes in principal value, reinvested dividends, and capital gain distributions. For funds less than one year old, the Since Inception return figure is not annualized and represents an aggregate total return.
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