Top 10 No Load Mutual Funds List of The Last Decade
1. USAA Precious Metals and Minerals, symbol USAGX- This is an obvious choice for the no load mutual funds list for top performers. The 10 year annualized return for USAA Precious Metals and Minerals fund is an incredible 19.23%. No load fees, average expenses, and assets worth close to 2 billion all make this fund a top 10.
2. Fidelity Contrafund Fund, symbol FCNTX- This is not one of the
no load index funds, this fund looks for large growth companies and investments instead. A 4 star Morningstar rating, low expenses, and a 10 year annualized return of close to 8% are all reasons why some investors pick this fund as one of the best.
3. CGM Focus Fund, symbol CGMFX- This mutual fund is a large blend fund that is slightly down right now but the performance seen over the last decade shows that the fund is not out yet. A year to date yield of 14% and a 10 year annualized return of close to 7% make it a top choice for investors.
4. U.S. Global Investors World Precious Metals, symbol UNWPX- Every no load mutual funds list should have at least one precious metals fund. U.S. Global Investors World Precious Metals fund offers a yield of more than 15%, no load fees, a small minimum investment amount of $5,000, and a 10 year annualized return of 16.38%.
5. Vanguard Total Bond Market Index, symbol VBMFX- This is one of the Vanguard no load mutual funds that has a very low expense percentage at 0.22% and a performance history that is steady. Conservative investors often name this fund as one of the best for bonds and the Vanguard name offers peace of mind.
6. Fidelity Low-Priced Stock Fund, symbol FLPSX- This fund from Fidelity is a mid cap blend fund with low expenses, no load fees, and a low fund turnover at 15%. A 4 star Morningstar rating and 11.56 YTD make this fund an easy pick for most investors.
7. U.S. Global Investors Gold and Precious Metals, symbol USERX- U.S. Global Investors Gold and Precious Metals is included in the no load mutual funds list because of the impressive historical performance, and annualized returns over the last ten years that are 15.18%.
8. Artisan Mid Cap Inv, symbol ARTMX- This is one of the many types of mutual funds that has seen a good performance over the last decade. A 10 year annualized return of over 8% shows why a number of investors pick this fund as one of the best, and a 5 star Morningstar rating shows that many experts agree.
9. Forester Value Fund, symbol FVALX- This fund is included in the no load mutual funds list for several reasons. No load fees, a lower than average fund turnover, and $2,500 minimum investment amount are just a few reasons why investors pick this fund as one of the top.
10. Tocqueville Gold, symbol TGLDX- Tocqueville Gold is one of the no load mutual funds that has a very high 10 year annualized return, with this return being 18.15%. The fund turnover is only 3% and the fees and fund expenses are average.