Northwestern Mutual

Small Cap Growth Stock Fund

Fund Overview
Adviser: Mason Street Advisors, LLC
Subadviser: Wellington Management Company LLP
Objective/Focus: Invests primarily in stocks of small capitalization and microcap U.S. companies selected for their above-average growth potential. The objective is long-term capital growth.
Asset Class: Small-Cap Stocks
Style: Growth
Investing in small company stocks involves a greater degree of risk than investing in medium or large company stocks.
Fund Facts as of 12/31/16
Fund Inception 04-30-1999
First Available for Variable Annuity 04-30-1999
First Available for Variable Life 04-30-1999
Net Assets $545.05 Million
Top 10 Portfolio Holdings % of Net Assets
iShares Russell 2000 Growth Index Fund 4.4%
Cardtronics PLC 1.4%
j2 Global, Inc. 1.3%
Tenneco, Inc. 1.3%
First Merchants Corp. 1.2%
MKS Instruments, Inc. 1.1%
WellCare Health Plans, Inc. 1.1%
Vascular Solutions, Inc. 1.1%
Evercore Partners, Inc. 1.1%
CoreSite Realty Corp. 1.1%
Total % of Net Assets 15.1%
Download Publicly Disclosed Holdings
Sector Weightings % of Equities
Consumer Discretionary
14.7%
Consumer Staples
3.0%
Energy
2.1%
Financials
8.5%
Health Care 18.4%