Large Cap Stock FundsLarge cap stock funds invest mainly in large companies or corporations. The companies typically have market capitalization value of more than $10 billion. Some of the large companies are well known among businesses or customers such as Wal-Mart, General Electric, Google, and Microsoft.
These top performing mutual funds are sorted based on its total return in 2015. Will the funds outperform the competition again in 2016? You can find the fund review from this article. Other fund information can be found below such as expense ratio, Morningstar rating, fund’s NAV, managers, fund’s holdings, yield, etc.
The 10 best large company stock mutual funds in 2015 are:
- Polen Growth Fund (POLRX)
- Prudential Jennison Select Growth Fund (SPFAX)
- Morgan Stanley Instl Fund Advantage Portfolio Fund (MAPPX)
- TCW Select Equities Fund (TGCEX)
- Janus Forty Fund (JACTX)
- Dunham Focused Large Cap Growth Fund (DAFGX)
- Transamerica Capital Growth Fund (IALAX)
- Morgan Stanley Institutional Growth Portfolio Fund (MSEGX)
- Edgewood Growth Retail Fund (EGFFX)
- T. Rowe Price Blue Chip Growth Fund (TRBCX)
This top large cap mutual fund has returned 5.91% over the past 1 year, 12.99% over the past 3 years, and 11.79% over the past 5 years. In 2015, it has year to date return of 14.35%. Morningstar has ranked this equity mutual fund with 5 stars rating.
The top 5 stocks in its portfolio are Nike Inc Class B, Visa Inc Class A, Starbucks Corp, Google, and Priceline Group Inc. Top 3 sectors are technology, consumer cyclical, and healthcare.
In 2015, it has total return of 12.46%. For the past 5 years, this fund has an average return of 11.18%. The past 4 years performance is as follows:
- Year 2015: 12.46%
- Year 2014: 7.08%
- Year 2013: 37.55%
- Year 2012: 13.95%
This best large cap stock fund has returned 14.18% over the past 3 years, and 12.88% over the past 5 years. In 2015, it has year to date return of 11.15%.
|No||Fund Name||Symbol||1-YR Return %||3-YR Return %||% Expense Ratio|
|1||Polen Growth Inv||POLRX||14.35||17.45||1.25|
|2||Prudential Jennison Select Growth A||SPFAX||12.46||18.32||1.24|
|3||Morgan Stanley Instl Fund Advantage Portfolio A||MAPPX||12.2||17.96||1.39|
|4||TCW Select Equities I||TGCEX||12.19||15.88||0.88|
|5||Janus Forty T||JACTX||12||17.16||0.94|
|6||Dunham Focused Large Cap Growth Fund Class A||DAFGX||11.69||16.05||1.41|
|7||Transamerica Capital Growth A||IALAX||11.56||20.45||1.26|
|8||Morgan Stanley Instl Growth Portfolio A||MSEGX||11.53||20.65||0.83|
|9||Edgewood Growth Retail||EGFFX||11.18||20.03||1.35|
|10||T. Rowe Price Blue Chip Growth||TRBCX||11.15||19.8||0.72|