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Best and Worst Mutual Funds of 2011

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

Photograph by Paul Taggart/Bloomberg

Company Symbol % Change
LKQ Corp LKQ:US 1.07
Weight Watchers International Inc WTW:US -1.43
VCA Inc WOOF:US 1.12
Whole Foods Market Inc WFM:US -0.90
Waste Connections Inc WCN:US 0.28
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc VRX:CN -0.00
Teleflex Inc TFX:US 1.11
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd TEVA:IT 0.60
SBA Communications Corp SBAC:US 1.75
EchoStar Corp SATS:US 0.88
Perrigo Co PLC PRGO:US -0.45
Priceline Group Inc/The PCLN:US 0.33
VeriFone Systems Inc PAY:US 2.15
OM Group Inc OMG:US 1.40
National Oilwell Varco Inc NOV:US 0.81
MasterCard Inc MA:US 0.46
Lorillard Inc LO:US -0.13
Kaiser Aluminum Corp KALU:US 0.33
Hexcel Corp HXL:US 1.00
H&R Block Inc HRB:US 1.79
HMS Holdings Corp HMSY:US 1.42
Herbalife Ltd HLF:US 1.57
GP Strategies Corp GPX:US 0.46
Finisar Corp FNSR:US 1.92
eBay Inc EBAY:US 0.50
DISH Network Corp DISH:US -0.05
Cepheid CPHD:US -1.15
Cooper Cos Inc/The COO:US 0.40
ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd CKSW:US -0.82
Brightpoint Inc CELL:US
Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc CBST:US
Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRK/A:US 0.52
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co BMY:US 0.78
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc BMRN:US -0.65
BioScrip Inc BIOS:US -1.90
Apollo Education Group Inc APOL:US -1.18
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc ALXN:US 2.41
American International Group Inc AIG:US 0.14
Assured Guaranty Ltd AGO:US 0.04
Alliance Data Systems Corp ADS:US 1.68
Wells Fargo & Co WFC:US 0.57
Verizon Communications Inc VZ:US 0.98
United Continental Holdings Inc UAL:US 1.48
TJX Cos Inc/The TJX:US 1.10
AT&T Inc T:US 0.98
Sears Holdings Corp SHLD:US 0.23
Merck & Co Inc MRK:US 1.28
JPMorgan Chase & Co JPM:US 0.64
International Rectifier Corp IRF:US
Ford Motor Co F:US 0.95
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp CTSH:US 0.72
Bank of America Corp BAC:US 0.06
Apple Inc AAPL:US 2.28
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Royce Opportunity Fund

Style/Ticker: Value, RYPNX

Managers: Boniface Zaino and Bill Hench

Total return 2011: -14.5 percent

Assets: $1.6 billion

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

Kaiser Aluminum Corp. (KALU), -6.4 percent

OM Group (OMG), -41 percent

Hexcel Corp. (HXL), +34 percent

(Pictured: Aluminum stacked for shipping.)