Best and Worst Mutual Funds of 2011

By Ben Steverman and Wei Lu - 2011-12-16T23:15:45Z

Photograph by Kim White/Bloomberg

Company Symbol % Change
LKQ Corp LKQ:US -0.31
Weight Watchers International Inc WTW:US 5.95
VCA Inc WOOF:US 0.19
Whole Foods Market Inc WFM:US 3.80
Waste Connections Inc WCN:US 0.66
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc VRX:CN 2.41
United Continental Holdings Inc UAL:US 2.47
Teleflex Inc TFX:US 2.96
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd TEVA:IT 0.48
Sears Holdings Corp SHLD:US 2.02
SBA Communications Corp SBAC:US 2.33
EchoStar Corp SATS:US 1.72
Perrigo Co PLC PRGO:US -0.48
Priceline Group Inc/The PCLN:US 0.75
VeriFone Systems Inc PAY:US 1.27
OM Group Inc OMG:US -0.07
National Oilwell Varco Inc NOV:US -2.01
MasterCard Inc MA:US 0.03
Lorillard Inc LO:US -0.62
LKQ Corp LKQX:US
KKR Financial Holdings LLC KFN:US -2.37
Kaiser Aluminum Corp KALU:US 0.64
International Rectifier Corp IRF:US 0.35
Hexcel Corp HXL:US -0.24
H&R Block Inc HRB:US 1.28
HMS Holdings Corp HMSY:US -1.86
Herbalife Ltd HLF:US -4.32
GP Strategies Corp GPX:US 2.10
Finisar Corp FNSR:US 1.37
Ford Motor Co F:US -0.63
eBay Inc EBAY:US 0.04
DISH Network Corp DISH:US 0.18
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp CTSH:US -1.34
Cepheid CPHD:US -2.05
Cooper Cos Inc/The COO:US 1.67
CONMED Corp CNMD:US 0.20
ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd CKSW:US -0.26
Brightpoint Inc CELL:US
Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc CBST:US 0.18
Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRK/A:US 0.29
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co BMY:US 0.22
BioScrip Inc BIOS:US 2.28
Apollo Education Group Inc APOL:US 1.32
ANSYS Inc ANSS:US 0.89
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc ALXN:US -0.06
Assured Guaranty Ltd AGO:US -1.73
Alliance Data Systems Corp ADS:US 0.91
Wells Fargo & Co WFC:US 1.09
Verizon Communications Inc VZ:US -0.40
TJX Cos Inc/The TJX:US 2.27
AT&T Inc T:US -0.63
Merck & Co Inc MRK:US -0.85
JPMorgan Chase & Co JPM:US 0.46
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc BMRN:US 0.10
Bank of America Corp BAC:US 1.56
American International Group Inc AIG:US -0.56
Apple Inc AAPL:US -0.23
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Legg Mason Capital Management Special Investment Trust

Style/Ticker: Value, LMASX

Manager: Sam Peters

Total return 2011: -17.7 percent

Assets: $766.5 million

Top three holdings as of Sept. 30, with 2011 total return:

KKR Financial (KFN), -8.4 percent

United Continental (UAL), -19 percent

Assured Guaranty Ltd. (AGO), -36 percent

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