Best Mutual Funds: Top Performing Mid Cap Growth Funds

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NerdWallet examined all 7,000+ mutual funds that were in existence for the full decade ending December 31, 2012.  Below are the top performing mid-cap growth 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
Baron Opportunity BIOPX 14.25% 23% 377,886,123 1.39%
Prudential Jennison Mid Cap Growth PEEAX 12.77% 19% 6,834,554,177 1.06%
Turner All Cap Growth Investor TBTBX 12.61% 30% 23,050,129 0.86%
BlackRock US Opportunities BMCSX 12.31% 20% 2,138,785,575 1.51%
AllianceBern Discovery Growth CHCYX 12.30% 24% 955,504,555 0.94%
Janus Enterprise JGRTX 11.92% 29% 2,412,123,020 1.19%
Pin Oak Equity POGSX 11.56% 25% 68,590,182 1.21%
Ivy Mid Cap Growth WMGAX 11.40% 19% 2,596,407,266 1.40%
American Century Heritage TWHIX 11.39% 22% 3,838,579,997 1.01%
Kinetics Internet No Load WWWFX 11.22% 21% 154,524,764 1.89%
ING Baron Growth Portfolio IBSSX 10.99% 19% 776,989,664 1.31%
Loomis Sayles Mid Cap Growth LAGRX 10.93% 22% 95,285,519 1.25%
Neuberger Berman Genesis NBGNX 10.84% 18% 11,595,924,846 1.03%
Munder Mid-Cap Core Growth MGOAX 10.84% 19% 4,627,922,706 1.32%
Waddell & Reed New Concepts WNCCX 10.78% 19% 1,429,365,351 2.38%
Buffalo Mid Cap BUFMX 10.66% 20% 617,409,453 1.01%
Neuberger Berman Mid Cap Growth NBMTX 10.47% 18% 654,863,965 1.05%

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