As of March 22, 2010
Over the past decade, Lou Holland Growth has, from a relative standpoint, had its best years in rough markets. Still, management does know how to step on the gas in a bull market, as evidenced by the fund’s 39 percent return last year. The average large-growth fund returned 35 percent last year, according to Morningstar. Although it’s technically a growth fund, its managers are just as likely to consider a stock’s value as they are to look at its growth potential.