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All Cap Growth Style

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The All Cap Growth style ranks sixth out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report.

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Rating Breakdown: Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds by Style

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This report identifies the best ETFs and mutual funds based on the quality of their holdings and their costs.

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Johnson & Johnson is a Safe Pick in a Dangerous Market

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JNJ is not a get rich quick stock that will double within a year, but it is a safe investment with limited downside risk and significant upside potential. A safe investment like JNJ could benefit a lot of investors in such a risky market.

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How To Find the Best Style Mutual Funds

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Finding the best mutual funds is an increasingly difficult task in a world with so many to choose from.

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All Cap Growth Style

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The All Cap Growth style ranks fifth out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Neutral rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 2 ETFs and 448 mutual funds in the All Cap Growth style as of January 28, 2014.

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Rating Breakdown: Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds by Style

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This report identifies the “best” ETFs and mutual funds based on the quality of their holdings and their costs. As detailed in “Low-Cost Funds Dupe Investors”, there are few funds that have both good holdings and low costs. While there are lots of cheap funds, there are very few with high-quality holdings.

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How To Find the Best Style Mutual Funds

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Finding the best mutual funds is an increasingly difficult task in a world with so many to choose from.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: All Cap Growth Style

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The All Cap Growth style ranks sixth out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Neutral rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 2 ETFs and 453 mutual funds in the All Cap Growth style as of October 16, 2013. Prior reports on the best & worst ETFs and mutual funds in every sector and style are here.

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Rating Breakdown: Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds by Style

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This report identifies the “best” ETFs and mutual funds based on the quality of their holdings and their costs. As detailed in “Low-Cost Funds Dupe Investors”, there are few funds that have both good holdings and low costs. While there are lots of cheap funds, there are very few with high-quality holdings.

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How to Find the Best Style Mutual Funds

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There are at least 6100 mutual funds across all styles. Do investors need that many choices? How different can these thousands of mutual funds be?

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How to Find the Best Style Mutual Funds

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There are at least 980 different large cap blend mutual funds and at least 6100 mutual funds across all styles. Do investors need that many choices? How different can these thousands of mutual funds be?

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Buy Accenture (ACN): Profiting Off Others’ Innovations

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No matter what time range I review, Accenture’s history attests to the quality of its management and business model.

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Low-Cost Funds Dupe Investors – 1Q13

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Fund holdings affect fund performance more than fees or past performance. A cheap fund is not necessarily a good fund. Investors are good at picking cheap funds. We want them to be better at picking funds with good stocks. Both are required to maximize success.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: All-cap Growth Style

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The all-cap growth style ranks fifth out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my style rankings for ETFs and mutual funds. It gets my Neutral rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of two ETFs and 490 mutual funds in the all-cap growth style as of October 17, 2012.

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