Gold and emerging-market funds shine

TOTAL RETURN*

AMERICAN HERITAGE 75.00% FIRST EAGLE SOGEN GOLD 41.95 U.S. GLOBAL INV. GOLD SHARES 41.03 TOCQUEVILLE GOLD 39.41 VAN ECK INTL. INVESTORS GOLD A 37.57 U.S. GLOBAL INV. WORLD PREC. MINERALS 37.20 GABELLI GOLD 36.43 FRONTIER EQUITY 35.40 MONTEREY OCM GOLD 34.76 USAA PRECIOUS METALS & MINERALS 32.67 THIRD MILLENNIUM RUSSIA 31.91 AMERICAN CENTURY GLOBAL GOLD INV. 31.70 EVERGREEN PRECIOUS METALS HOLDINGS I 30.23 MATTHEWS KOREA 30.17 FIDELITY SELECT GOLD 29.78 ISHARES MSCI SOUTH KOREA INDEX 29.68 MIDAS 28.42 ING PRECIOUS METALS A 28.30 ING RUSSIA A 28.23 VAN ECK TROIKA DIALOG A 28.23 INVESCO GOLD INV. 28.07 AXP PRECIOUS METALS Y 27.83 FIDELITY ADVISOR KOREA A 27.49 RYDEX PRECIOUS METALS 27.21 SCUDDER GOLD & PRECIOUS METALS S 25.04 OPPENHEIMER GOLD & SPECIAL MINERALS A 24.01 FRANKLIN GOLD & PRECIOUS METALS ADV. 22.93 VANGUARD PRECIOUS METALS 21.92 IVY GLOBAL NATURAL RESOURCES ADV. 20.33 EATON VANCE ASIAN SMALL COMPANIES A 19.80 GUARDIAN BAILLIE GIFFORD EMG MKTS. A 18.58 iSHARES MSCI MEXICO INDEX 18.33 SELIGMAN EMERGING MARKETS GROWTH A 17.50 POLARIS GLOBAL VALUE INVESTOR 17.10 FIRST AMERICAN EMERGING MKTS. RET. A 16.76 PRUDENTIAL NATURAL RESOURCES Z 16.76 U.S. GLOBAL ACCOLADE REGENT EASTERN EURO. 16.63 TOCQUEVILLE INTERNATIONAL VALUE 16.36 PHOENIX ABERDEEN NEW ASIA A 16.11 INVESTEC ASIA FOCUS 15.70 USAA EMERGING MARKETS 15.30 QUANT FOREIGN VALUE INSTL. 14.84 OPPENHEIMER INTL. SMALL COMPANY A 14.81 CGM REALTY 14.77 DRIEHAUS EMERGING MARKETS GROWTH 14.77 VAN ECK GLOBAL HARD ASSETS C 14.66 WASATCH SMALL CAP VALUE 14.63 BABSON ENTERPRISE 14.58 MFS EMERGING MARKETS EQUITY A 14.56 GARTMORE EMERGING MARKETS IS 14.56 Fidelity Southeast Asia 14.48

* Appreciation plus reinvestment of dividends and capital gains before taxes, Jan. 1 through Mar. 22, 2002 Data: Standard & Poor's

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