Expense Ratio: 0.52%
Dodge & Cox Stock is a large-company stock fund and a member of the Kiplinger 25, the annual list of our favorite no-load funds.
Staying the course may be the key to this fund's stellar long-term record, which is run by 10 managers who prefer out-of-favor firms with promising prospects. The fund lagged the broader market in 2011, but came roaring back in 2012 with a market-beating 22% return.
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