Harding Loevner International Equity ( HLMNX) has a three-year average annual return of 21% and a 10-year average annual return of 6.5%. It was cited as the top international equity category fund this year by S&P Capital IQ and it also gets a four-out-of-five star rating from Morningstar. The $1.2 billion fund's strategy is to focus on firms with strong revenue, earnings, and dividend growth that enjoy good free cash flow and sound balance sheets, Morningstar says. It holds 60 stocks in its portfolio. Its top stock positions include international foods conglomerate Nestle ( NSRGY), Dassault Systems ( DSY), a France-based product life-cycle management and three-dimensional computer-aided design software firm and Air Liquide ( AI), an industrial gases company, also based in France.