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Best and Worst Mutual Funds of 2011

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

Photograph by Qilai Shen/Bloomberg

Company Symbol % Change
LKQ Corp LKQ:US -1.84
Weight Watchers International Inc WTW:US -3.91
VCA Inc WOOF:US -0.58
Whole Foods Market Inc WFM:US -1.05
Wells Fargo & Co WFC:US -2.17
Waste Connections Inc WCN:US -0.06
Verizon Communications Inc VZ:US -1.97
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc VRX:CN 1.06
United Continental Holdings Inc UAL:US -0.98
TJX Cos Inc/The TJX:US -0.95
Teleflex Inc TFX:US -0.19
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd TEVA:IT 2.91
AT&T Inc T:US -1.45
Sears Holdings Corp SHLD:US 0.22
SBA Communications Corp SBAC:US -1.04
EchoStar Corp SATS:US -2.53
Perrigo Co PLC PRGO:US 0.48
Priceline Group Inc/The PCLN:US 0.39
VeriFone Systems Inc PAY:US -4.73
OM Group Inc OMG:US -0.09
National Oilwell Varco Inc NOV:US -1.29
Merck & Co Inc MRK:US -2.01
MasterCard Inc MA:US -1.22
Lorillard LLC LO:US
Kaiser Aluminum Corp KALU:US -0.02
JPMorgan Chase & Co JPM:US -1.88
International Rectifier Corp IRF:US
Hexcel Corp HXL:US -1.79
H&R Block Inc HRB:US -0.28
HMS Holdings Corp HMSY:US 0.60
Herbalife Ltd HLF:US -1.00
GP Strategies Corp GPX:US -1.02
Finisar Corp FNSR:US -1.82
Ford Motor Co F:US -2.02
eBay Inc EBAY:US -2.07
DISH Network Corp DISH:US -1.42
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp CTSH:US -1.77
Cepheid CPHD:US 1.94
Cooper Cos Inc/The COO:US -6.47
ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd CKSW:US
Brightpoint Inc CELL:US
Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc CBST:US
Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRK/A:US -1.58
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co BMY:US -2.47
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc BMRN:US 0.05
BioScrip Inc BIOS:US 4.17
Apollo Education Group Inc APOL:US -1.18
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc ALXN:US -1.88
American International Group Inc AIG:US -2.30
Assured Guaranty Ltd AGO:US -1.64
Alliance Data Systems Corp ADS:US -2.44
Bank of America Corp BAC:US -1.82
Apple Inc AAPL:US -1.00
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No. 2: Delaware SMID Cap Growth Fund

Style/Ticker: Growth, DFCIX

Managers: Christopher Bonavico and Ken Broad

Total return 2011: 11.9 percent

Assets: $1.1 billion

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

Weight Watchers International (WTW), +66.1 percent

Perrigo Company (PRGO), +56.8 percent

SBA Communications (SBAC), +0.98 percent

(Pictured: A Weight Watchers class in China.)