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TheStreet Ratings

List of 20 Best Mutual Investment Funds

Top-Rated Mutual Funds

Not all mutual funds make good investments. TheStreet Ratings uses multiple data points to rate mutual funds against their peers. Out of over 20,000 mutual funds that we rate, we consider these 20 funds to be the best. You may wish to consider these funds as part of a balanced investment portfolio.

Overall Top-Rated Mutual Funds as of 8/31/15

Fund NameGet InfoOverall RatingRisk Grade
Colorado Bond Shares Tax-ExHICOXA+A-
Glenmede Large Cap GrowthGTLLXA+B
Burnham Financial Long/ShortBURFXA+B-
Glenmede Large Cap CoreGTLOXA+B-
Gurtin California Muni ValGCMFXA+B-
Vanguard HealthCare IndexVHCIXA+B-
Burnham Financial ServicesBURKXA+B-
Gurtin National Muni Val InstGNMFXA+B-
Franklin Mutual Financial SvcTFSIXA+B
Leuthold Select IndustriesLSLTXA+B-
Emerald Banking and Finance AHSSAXA+B-
Guggenheim Floating Rate StraGIFAXA+B+
Perritt Low Priced Stock InvPLOWXA+B-
1919 Financial Services ASBFAXA+B-
Harbor Mid Cap Value InvHIMVXA+B-
Bridgeway Large-Cap GrowthBRLGXA+B-
Thornburg Value ATVAFXA+B-
Hartford Core Equity AHAIAXA+B-
Fidelity Blue Chip ValueFBCVXA+B-
Zeo Strategic Income IZEOIXA+A-

Source: TheStreet Ratings

Best Mutual Funds for 2015

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Mutual Fund News

High-yield bonds have been selling off due to worries about the economy and valuation warnings from billionaire investor Carl Icahn.
9/29/15 5:03PM
High volatility makes this a good time to be invested in a fund that utilizes multiple trading strategies, especially ones that don't depend on the direction of the market.
9/18/15 4:39PM
Jeffrey Hirsch, editor of the Stock Trader's Almanac, said investors should remain cautious because September has been the worst month for returns since 1950.
9/9/15 4:25PM
Iman Brivanlou, portfolio manager for TCW High Dividend Equities, says that MDC has a strong balance sheet and that Qualcomm is well-positioned when the chip industry rebounds.
8/19/15 3:43PM
One CEO shares the pros and cons of trading with dark pools, which are in the headlines again following reports about Credit Suisse, Barclays and ITG settling allegations of manipulation.
8/13/15 5:17PM
Bobby Monks, author of 'Uninvested,' says Wall Street -- including major mutual fund companies and ETF providers -- is fleecing millions of Americans.
8/4/15 5:45PM
Financial Engines helps individuals who need sound advice for investing and retirement, and LKQ provides much-in-demand car parts, says George Young, portfolio manager of the Villere Balanced Fund.
7/29/15 3:59PM
Target date funds are becoming increasingly popular among busy millennials who would prefer to turn management of their retirement investments over to a professional.
7/28/15 2:21PM
Lyle Fitterer says that he likes the longer-term prospects for municipal bonds. His Wells Fargo Advantage Municipal Bond fund is up six basis points in 2015.
7/27/15 5:14PM
Although shares of Exact Sciences have fallen 18% over the past month, its cancer screening product Cologuard is already in use at the Mayo Clinic.
7/23/15 4:09PM
The threat of higher rates ahead has kept REIT shares in check in 2015, but these REITs have strong outlooks and are poised to do well, one fund manager says.
7/23/15 3:13PM
Adam Patti, CEO of IndexIQ, says that his company's approach with these new products will provide more consistent returns.
7/22/15 8:57PM
They should benefit from a modestly growing economy, Andy Toburen said.
7/20/15 5:15PM
Steve Lipper, portfolio manager for Royce Funds, says that higher yields don't have to signal the end of growth for small-cap stocks.
7/13/15 4:48PM
A food-service company, a broadcaster, a casino REIT and an amusement-park operator head Ari Sass' list.
7/13/15 3:37PM

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