Do Actively Managed Funds Perform Better in the Long Run?
Investors seem to be shifting from actively managed funds to passive funds in order to get higher returns.
An Ordinary YTD 2016 for the Fidelity Magellan Fund
There’s nothing much to write home about in terms of FMAGX’s performance in YTD 2016. The sizable presence of negative contributors in most sectors has ensured that its performance remains in check.
The YTD 2016 Sector Composition of the Fidelity Magellan Fund
General Electric (GE), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.B), and Coca-Cola (KO) were among the Fidelity Magellan Fund’s (FMAGX) 140 holdings at the end of June 2016. In July 2016, the fund was managing $15.3 billion in assets.
Exploring Portfolio Changes in FMAGX
The Fidelity Magellan Fund (FMAGX) invests primarily in common stocks of US and foreign issuers. It invests in growth stocks, value stocks, or both.
Energy Stocks Have Helped FMAGX Year-to-Date in 2016
As of May 27, 2016, the Fidelity Magellan Fund (FMAGX) had risen by 0.5% YTD (year-to-date) in 2016.
The Fidelity Magellan Fund: An Average Year until March 18
From a purely NAV (net asset value) return standpoint, the Fidelity Magellan Fund stood fifth in the one-year period ended March 18, 2016, among its peer group.
Need-to-Know Facts about the Fidelity Magellan Fund
The Fidelity Magellan Fund (FMAGX) invests primarily in common stocks of US and foreign issuers. It invests in either growth stocks, value stocks, or both.
A Look Back at US Large-Cap Equity Mutual Funds in 2015
In this series, we’ll look back at how 2015 was for 11 US large-cap equity mutual funds.
The salient features of mutual funds
There are investors who are willing to take on higher risk to generate above-average market returns. For these investors, active funds offer the optimal investment avenue.