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Stan Majcher speaks with Kelly Evans on The Exchange

H&W Portfolio Manager Stan Majcher talks about rising oil prices and highlights two energy companies that he thinks are attractive at current levels.

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Top ten holdings as of 3/31/22 as a % of the Fund’s net assets: Kosmos Energy Ltd. 5.4%, Fluor Corp. 4.3%, APA Corp. 4.2%, Popular Inc. 4.1%, Capricorn Energy PLC 3.8%, Citizens Fin'l Group Inc. 3.1%, American Int'l Group Inc. 2.9%, Adient PLC 2.8%, First Citizens Bancshares 2.6%, and Vistra Energy Corp. 2.4%. Fund holdings and/or sector allocations are subject to change and are not recommendations to buy or sell any security. Diversification does not assure a profit nor protect against loss in a declining market.

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