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List of 20 Best Equity Funds

Top-Rated Mutual Funds

Top-Rated Equity Mutual Funds as of 7/31/14

Fund NameGet InfoOverall RatingRisk Grade
Vanguard HealthCare Index AdmVHCIXA+B-
Edgar Lomax Value FundLOMAXA+B
Delaware Large Cap Value Eqty PortDPDEXA+B-
Vanguard High Div Yield Index InvVHDYXA+B-
Delaware Value ADDVAXA+B-
Fidelity Select Air TransportFSAIXA+B-
Vulcan Value PartnersVVPLXA+B-
Vanguard Equity Income InvVEIPXA+B-
Hennessy Gas Utility Index InvestorGASFXA+C+
Royce Special Equity Multi-Cap SvcRSEMXA+B-
Northern Large Cap CoreNOLCXA+C+
Catalyst Insider Buying AINSAXA+C+
Oakmark Fund IIOARMXA+C+
Vanguard Structured Lg-Cp Eq InstVSLIXA+C+
Alger Growth & Income I2AIGOXA+B-
Commerce ValueCFVLXA+B-
Bridgeway Blue Chip 35 Index FundBRLIXA+B-
Columbia Large Cap Enh Core ANMIAXA+C+
Institutional Advisors LargeCapIALFXA+B-
Fidelity LgCp Val Enh Idx FdFLVEXA+C+

Source: TheStreet Ratings

TheStreet Ratings' mutual fund rating model compiles and examines financial data on a monthly basis to gauge a mutual fund's risk-adjusted return compared to its competitors.

The 20 stock-only mutual funds (listed above) are ranked highest by TheStreet Ratings' methodology.

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