Table: In House Mutual Funds: Bad Deal For Investors?

                             5-YEAR  MORNINGSTAR
                                   RETURN* RATING**
      INDEPENDENT FUND GROUPS
      Fidelity Group                 64.9%  3.8
      American Funds Group           50.8   3.6
      Putnam Mutual Funds            47.7   3.3
      Vanguard Group                 47.3   3.6
      Franklin Group of Funds        43.4   3.6
      *Cumulative total returns, appreciations plus reinvestment of dividends and 
      capital gains, for largest fund groups.
      
                                   5-YEAR  MORNINGSTAR
                                   RETURN* RATING**
      BROKERAGE FUNDS
      Smith Barney                   41.5%   3.1
      Dean Witter Funds              40.5    2.7
      PaineWebber Mutual Funds       40.2    2.3
      Merrill Lynch Group            40.1    2.8
      Prudential Securities          37.4    2.8
      **Morningstar ratings range
      from 1 (worst) to 5 (best)
      DATA: MORNINGSTAR INC.
      
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