Invest in Texas

Texas businesses make good investments. Here are some reasons you might consider investing in a mutual fund full of Texas headquartered companies:

Business Climate

Both Forbes and CNBC have consistently ranked Texas in the Top 10 states for doing business. See the latest results below:

www.forbes.com/best-states-for-business/list/
www.cnbc.com/2017/07/11/america-top-states-for-business-2017.html

Population Growth

Texas currently has almost 29 million residents (per census.gov). Despite estimates showing the nation’s population growth is slowing, Texas continues to attract people for good jobs and quality of life, ultimately increasing the population size each year. Census.gov shows that between July 2018 and July 2019, Texas was the leading state for numeric population growth in the country.

Top 10 States in Numeric Growth, 2018 to 2019

Rank Geographic Area April 1, 2010 (Estimates Base) July 1, 2018 July 1, 2019 Numeric Growth
1 Texas 25,146,091 28,628,666 28,995,881 367,215
2 Florida 18,804,564 21,244,317 21,477,737 233,420
3 Arizona 6,392,288 7,158,024 7,278,717 120,693
4 North Carolina 9,535,751 10,381,615 10,488,084 106,469
5 Georgia 9,688,729 10,511,131 10,617,423 106,292
6 Washington 6,724,540 7,523,869 7,614,893 91,024
7 Colorado 5,029,319 5,691,287 5,758,736 67,449
8 South Carolina 4,625,366 5,084,156 5,148,714 64,558
9 Tennessee 6,346,276 6,771,631 6,829,174 57,543
10 Nevada 2,700,677 3,027,341 3,080,156 52,815

Read the story here: https://census.gov/newsroom/press-releases/2019/popest-nation.html

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