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Best and Worst Mutual Funds of 2011

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

Photograph by Alexander Raths/Getty Images

Company Symbol % Change
LKQ Corp LKQ:US 0.65
Weight Watchers International Inc WTW:US 1.78
VCA Inc WOOF:US 0.69
Whole Foods Market Inc WFM:US 0.40
Wells Fargo & Co WFC:US 0.98
Waste Connections Inc WCN:US -0.04
Verizon Communications Inc VZ:US 0.41
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc VRX:CN 1.40
United Continental Holdings Inc UAL:US 0.32
TJX Cos Inc/The TJX:US 1.22
Teleflex Inc TFX:US 0.51
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd TEVA:IT 1.01
AT&T Inc T:US 0.99
Sears Holdings Corp SHLD:US 1.61
SBA Communications Corp SBAC:US -0.48
EchoStar Corp SATS:US -0.25
Perrigo Co PLC PRGO:US -0.29
Priceline Group Inc/The PCLN:US 1.03
VeriFone Systems Inc PAY:US 1.17
OM Group Inc OMG:US 0.60
National Oilwell Varco Inc NOV:US -1.02
Merck & Co Inc MRK:US 0.23
MasterCard Inc MA:US 0.98
Lorillard LLC LO:US
Kaiser Aluminum Corp KALU:US -0.80
JPMorgan Chase & Co JPM:US 0.67
International Rectifier Corp IRF:US
Hexcel Corp HXL:US 1.67
H&R Block Inc HRB:US 7.50
HMS Holdings Corp HMSY:US 0.61
Herbalife Ltd HLF:US 2.39
GP Strategies Corp GPX:US 0.71
Finisar Corp FNSR:US -0.17
Ford Motor Co F:US -0.18
eBay Inc EBAY:US 0.47
DISH Network Corp DISH:US -0.62
Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp CTSH:US 0.31
Cepheid CPHD:US 0.79
Cooper Cos Inc/The COO:US 0.93
ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd CKSW:US
Brightpoint Inc CELL:US
Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc CBST:US
Berkshire Hathaway Inc BRK/A:US 0.22
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co BMY:US 1.80
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc BMRN:US 1.69
BioScrip Inc BIOS:US 0.42
Bank of America Corp BAC:US 0.45
Apollo Education Group Inc APOL:US 0.93
Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc ALXN:US 1.13
American International Group Inc AIG:US -0.26
Assured Guaranty Ltd AGO:US 4.31
Alliance Data Systems Corp ADS:US 0.46
Apple Inc AAPL:US 2.21
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No. 5: Artisan Small Cap Fund

Style/Ticker: Growth, ARTSX

Managers: Craigh Cepukenas, Andrew Stephens, James Hamel and team

Total return 2011: 10.2 percent

Assets: $325.5 million

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

Cepheid (CPHD), +52 percent

LKQ Corporation (LKQX), +32 percent

HMS Holdings (HMSY), +39 percent