HDFC Small Cap Fund

The fund details shown here are of the Growth Plan option and belongs to the Equity, Small cap Fund category.

The NAV for HDFC Small Cap Fund Fund is 131.858 as of 14 Jun 2024. NAV or Net Asset Value, is a crucial metric in the context of mutual funds. It represents the per - unit market value of a mutual fund scheme. NAV is calculated by the fund house on every business day and is a key factor in determining the value of an investor's holdings in the mutual fund.

This fund has given 27.08% annualized return for the last 3 years.

HDFC Small Cap Fund has 5 Star Rating at present. The present riskometer shown below is the level of risk in this fund based on guidelines set by SEBI is at Very High risk.

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Performance

Monthly SIP of      for

Below table shows comparison of HDFC Small Cap Fund with respect to the investments in Fixed Deposit and Gold for the Total investment of 36,000 over the period of 3 years.

Total Value Gain Return %
This Fund

57,247

21,247

32.54%

Bank FD

39,824

3,824

6.5%
Gold

40,770

4,770

8.00%

Fund Information

  • As of 31 Jan 2024, fund size of HDFC Small Cap Fund is 28,606.62 Cr.

  • HDFC Small Cap Fund shown here is of Growth plan.

  • The Total Expense Ratio (TER) of the fund is 1.6%. The Total Expense Ratio (TER) is a measure that represents the total costs associated with managing and operating a mutual fund as a percentage of its average Assets under Management (AUM). It provides an insight into the overall expenses they will incur by investing in the fund.

  • HDFC Small Cap Fund is an Equity oriented mutual fund in the - Small cap Fund category.

  • S&P BSE 250 SmallCap TRI is the benchmark for HDFC Small Cap Fund. A benchmark for a mutual fund serves as a standard for performance comparison, helping investors assess how well the fund is meeting its objectives and how it fares against relevant market indicators. Investors often compare the fund's performance with the benchmark as well as its peers.

  • The inception date of a mutual fund refers to the date when the fund was first established and began operations. It is the starting point from which the fund's performance, returns, and other key metrics are calculated. The fund was started on 02 Apr 2008 as at present it is 16 years old fund.

  • Name of the AMC is HDFC Mutual Fund. Click here to know more about HDFC Mutual Fund.

Fund Managed By

Fund managers make investment decisions, optimizing returns and managing risks for portfolios. Responsibilities include market analysis, performance monitoring. HDFC Small Cap Fund managed by following fund manager(s);

How does the Return Comparison of the HDFC Small Cap Fund fare against peer funds in the Small cap fund category?

Peer fund returns can vary based on the collaborative nature and specific strategies employed by fund managers of these funds listed in below table, often showcasing different risk-return profiles compared to strategy adopted by HDFC Small Cap Fund. Below table demonstrate the returns generated by some peer funds and compare tho this fund and average return generate by the Equity, Small cap fund category these peer funds belongs to.

Fund Name 1 Month 3 Months 6 Months 1 Year 2 Years 3 Years 5 Years 10 Years
Category Best 7.05% 34.03% 37.24% 37.37% 22.10% 46.14% 29.08% 29.65%
Category Average 3.88% 22.09% 26.16% 24.71% 14.63% 35.98% 21.17% 22.35%
HDFC Small Cap Fund 8.31% 15.56% 15.64% 42.89% 43.01% 27.08% 25.41% -
Nippon India Small Cap Fund 10.60% 23.75% 23.82% 58.35% 47.62% 33.33% 33.42% 25.32%
Quant Small Cap Fund 8.08% 18.59% 29.24% 66.42% 50.70% 33.93% 42.23% 21.30%
Tata Small Cap Fund 7.85% 23.39% 20.75% 44.14% 40.11% 27.38% 29.60% -
Edelweiss Small Cap Fund 11.43% 21.68% 19.74% 49.39% 39.70% 27.36% 30.42% -
HSBC Small Cap Fund 11.99% 25.42% 21.71% 55.42% - - - -

Fund Portfolio Details

Portfolio details of a fund generally refer to a comprehensive breakdown of the investments held within a specific investment vehicle, such as a mutual fund or exchange-traded fund (ETF). Portfolio details of HDFC Small Cap Fund are shown below;

Equity 90.07%

Debt %

Others 9.93%

Top Equity Holdings

Name of the EquityHolding Percentage
SONATA SOFTWARE LTD. 5.00%
FIRSTSOURCE SOLUTIONS LTD. 3.82%
BANK OF BARODA 3.71%
ECLERX SERVICES LTD. 3.33%
Aster DM Healthcare Ltd 2.57%
Others 81.57%

Allocation by Sector

Name of the SectorHolding Percentage
Services 19.27%
Capital Goods 13.14%
Financial 11.90%
Healthcare 10.76%
Automobile 5.11%
Others 39.82%

Portfolio Holdings shown is as of 31 Jan 2024

Riskometer

Investors understand that their principal
will be at Very High risk