NerdWallet examined all 7,000+ mutual funds that were in existence for the full decade ending December 31, 2012. Below are the top performing market neutral/long-short equity funds of that ten year time period. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results.
|Fund Name||Symbol||Annual Return||Annual Volatility||Assets Under Management||Expense Ratio|
|Robeco Long/Short Equity||BPLEX||11.41%||19%||713,856,987||2.73%|
|Diamond Hill Long-Short||DIAMX||8.04%||13%||2,229,510,055||1.43%|
|Guggenheim US Long Short Momentum||RYSRX||6.67%||19%||67,258,534||1.66%|
|Schwab Hedged Equity||SWHEX||5.89%||11%||194,611,351||1.53%|
|Aberdeen Equity Long-Short||MLSAX||5.27%||9%||571,591,361||1.69%|
|Bridgeway Managed Volatility||BRBPX||4.57%||9%||24,513,961||0.94%|
|Caldwell & Orkin Market Opportunity||COAGX||3.10%||8%||249,748,972||1.26%|
|Calamos Market Neutral Income||CAMNX||3.08%||6%||2,481,569,161||1.89%|
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