Best and Worst Mutual Funds of 2011

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

Photograph by Jason Alden/Bloomberg

Company Symbol % Change
LKQ Corp LKQ:US -3.57
Weight Watchers International Inc WTW:US -2.72
VCA Inc WOOF:US -0.51
Whole Foods Market Inc WFM:US -0.77
Waste Connections Inc WCN:US -1.37
Verizon Communications Inc VZ:US -0.77
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc VRX:CN -0.37
TJX Cos Inc/The TJX:US -0.60
Teleflex Inc TFX:US -1.76
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd TEVA:IT -1.60
AT&T Inc T:US -0.53
Sears Holdings Corp SHLD:US -3.49
SBA Communications Corp SBAC:US -1.40
EchoStar Corp SATS:US -1.81
Perrigo Co PLC PRGO:US -0.03
Priceline Group Inc/The PCLN:US -0.29
VeriFone Systems Inc PAY:US -1.61
OM Group Inc OMG:US -11.74
National Oilwell Varco Inc NOV:US -0.69
Merck & Co Inc MRK:US -0.46
MasterCard Inc MA:US 0.15
Lorillard Inc LO:US 0.45
LKQ Corp LKQX:US
KKR Financial Holdings LLC KFN:US -2.37
Kaiser Aluminum Corp KALU:US -0.12
International Rectifier Corp IRF:US -1.09
Hexcel Corp HXL:US -0.70
H&R Block Inc HRB:US -0.28
HMS Holdings Corp HMSY:US -0.76
Herbalife Ltd HLF:US 0.39
Finisar Corp FNSR:US -1.62
eBay Inc EBAY:US -0.41
DISH Network Corp DISH:US -0.97
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp CTSH:US 0.27
Cooper Cos Inc/The COO:US -0.70
CONMED Corp CNMD:US -1.21
ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd CKSW:US 0.26
Brightpoint Inc CELL:US
Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc CBST:US -0.10
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc BMRN:US -0.73
BioScrip Inc BIOS:US -0.20
Apollo Education Group Inc APOL:US -2.08
ANSYS Inc ANSS:US -1.42
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc ALXN:US -1.16
American International Group Inc AIG:US -0.63
Assured Guaranty Ltd AGO:US 0.00
Alliance Data Systems Corp ADS:US -1.10
Wells Fargo & Co WFC:US -1.00
United Continental Holdings Inc UAL:US -1.53
JPMorgan Chase & Co JPM:US -2.78
GP Strategies Corp GPX:US 2.74
Ford Motor Co F:US -1.64
Cepheid CPHD:US 2.09
Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRK/A:US 0.01
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co BMY:US -1.28
Bank of America Corp BAC:US -2.36
Apple Inc AAPL:US -0.25
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Hartford Capital Appreciation Fund

Style/Ticker: Growth, ITHAX

Managers: Saul Pannell and Frank Catrickes

Total return 2011: -14.3 percent

Assets: $12.7 billion

Top three holdings as of Oct. 31, with 2011 total return:

Ford Motor Co. (F), -35 percent

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM), -22 percent

Teva Pharmaceutical Industries (TEVA), -22 percent

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