Best and Worst Mutual Funds of 2011

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

Photograph by Matthew Staver/Bloomberg

Company Symbol % Change
LKQ Corp LKQ:US 0.70
Weight Watchers International Inc WTW:US -2.20
VCA Inc WOOF:US 0.74
Whole Foods Market Inc WFM:US 2.29
Waste Connections Inc WCN:US -0.08
TJX Cos Inc/The TJX:US 0.65
Teleflex Inc TFX:US 0.44
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd TEVA:IT 1.54
Sears Holdings Corp SHLD:US -0.06
SBA Communications Corp SBAC:US -0.60
Perrigo Co PLC PRGO:US 0.85
Priceline Group Inc/The PCLN:US 0.46
VeriFone Systems Inc PAY:US 0.00
OM Group Inc OMG:US 0.15
National Oilwell Varco Inc NOV:US -0.63
MasterCard Inc MA:US -0.55
Lorillard Inc LO:US 0.28
LKQ Corp LKQX:US
KKR Financial Holdings LLC KFN:US -2.37
Kaiser Aluminum Corp KALU:US 1.10
Hexcel Corp HXL:US 0.48
HMS Holdings Corp HMSY:US -0.65
Herbalife Ltd HLF:US 0.32
GP Strategies Corp GPX:US -1.06
Finisar Corp FNSR:US -0.25
Cepheid CPHD:US 0.76
Cooper Cos Inc/The COO:US -0.33
CONMED Corp CNMD:US 0.13
ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd CKSW:US 2.21
Brightpoint Inc CELL:US
Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc CBST:US 1.85
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc BMRN:US 1.74
BioScrip Inc BIOS:US 0.85
Apollo Education Group Inc APOL:US 0.25
ANSYS Inc ANSS:US -0.31
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc ALXN:US 1.41
Assured Guaranty Ltd AGO:US 0.01
Alliance Data Systems Corp ADS:US -0.72
Wells Fargo & Co WFC:US -0.06
Verizon Communications Inc VZ:US -0.49
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc VRX:CN 3.27
United Continental Holdings Inc UAL:US 1.42
AT&T Inc T:US -0.47
EchoStar Corp SATS:US -0.02
Merck & Co Inc MRK:US 0.67
JPMorgan Chase & Co JPM:US 0.36
International Rectifier Corp IRF:US -0.06
H&R Block Inc HRB:US -0.18
Ford Motor Co F:US -1.12
eBay Inc EBAY:US -0.51
DISH Network Corp DISH:US -1.04
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp CTSH:US 0.72
Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRK/A:US -0.43
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co BMY:US 0.40
Bank of America Corp BAC:US 0.25
American International Group Inc AIG:US -0.29
Apple Inc AAPL:US 0.64
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Perritt MicroCap Opportunities Fund

Style/Ticker: Growth, PRCGX

Manager: Michael Corbett

Total return 2011: -13.7 percent

Assets: $337.5 million

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

Bioscrip (BIOS), +14 percent

GP Strategies (GPX), +27 percent

Clicksoftware Tech LTC (CKSW), +22 percent

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