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The Top 11 Performers of 2014

Health-care and dollar hedges helped funds to standout returns in 2014.

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As we wrap up our coverage of 2014, I thought I'd take a look at the Morningstar 500 funds that produced top-percentile performance. (The Morningstar 500 is the investment list for FundInvestor.) Just as last year, 11 funds pulled it off.

Let's look at this list from top absolute return on down. Remember my usual caveat that short-term performance isn't a great predictor of future performance and buying funds after a great year is usually not a good strategy.

Russel Kinnel has a position in the following securities mentioned above: VPCCX, VHCOX, POAGX. Find out about Morningstar’s editorial policies.

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