The Kiplinger 25 is a list of our favorite no-load mutual funds. We favor funds run by seasoned managers who take a long view and have proved themselves able to weather many a storm. And we prefer low to below-average fees. See Also: 25 Best Mutual Funds for Low Fees In the tables below, you can see for each of the 25 funds, expense ratios and one-year, and annualized three-, five-, 10- and 20-year total returns (the fund’s rate of return over a given period of time, including interest, capital gains, dividends and distributions). Click the ticker symbol for its daily market snapshot. Data through June 30, 2021Large-Company Stock Funds FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YRRETURN 3-YRRETURN 5-YRRETURN 10-YRRETURN 20-YRRETURN EXPENSE RATIO DF Dent Midcap GrowthDFDMX29.33%21.44%21.04%—%—%0.98% Dodge & Cox StockDODGX58.9215.7917.4413.899.460.52 Fidelity Blue Chip GrowthFBGRX56.2030.5829.6620.3211.020.78 Mairs & Power GrowthMPGFX42.9819.6115.1614.0110.240.64 T. Rowe Price Dividend GrowthPRDGX35.9717.8215.6913.958.880.63 Vanguard Equity-IncomeVEIPX37.7212.5712.1812.408.490.28 S&P 500-Stock Index—40.79%18.67%17.65%14.84%8.61%— Data through June 30, 2021Small- and Midsize-Company Stock Funds FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YRRETURN 3-YRRETURN 5-YRRETURN 10-YRRETURN 20-YRRETURN EXPENSE RATIO American Century Small Cap ValueASVIX82.75%15.21%16.85%12.46%10.86%1.19% Parnassus Mid CapPARMX36.9214.1013.3212.23—0.98 Primecap Odyssey GrowthPOGRX45.0614.6819.6515.27—0.65 T. Rowe Price QM U.S. Small-Cap Growth EquityPRDSX40.0714.9616.9713.889.650.78 T. Rowe Price Small-Cap ValuePRSVX59.5812.4215.0511.8010.920.76 Russell 2000 Index—62.03%13.52%16.47%12.34%9.26%— Data through June 30, 2021International Stock Funds FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YRRETURN 3-YRRETURN 5-YRRETURN 10-YRRETURN 20-YRRETURN EXPENSE RATIO Baron Emerging MarketsBEXFX42.12%12.48%12.38%7.43%—%1.35% Brown Capital Management International Small CompanyBCSVX40.8117.9320.89——1.32 Fidelity International GrowthFIGFX31.3715.1713.879.37—1.00 Janus Henderson Global Equity Income HFQTX26.385.856.705.84—0.94 MSCI EAFE Index—32.35%8.27%10.28%5.89%5.78%— Data through June 30, 2021Specialized/Go-Anywhere Funds FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YRRETURN 3-YRRETURN 5-YRRETURN 10-YRRETURN 20-YRRETURN EXPENSE RATIO Fidelity Select Health Care PortfolioFSPHX24.55%18.92%17.88%18.19%11.81%0.69% Vanguard WellingtonVWELX26.0513.3511.7910.378.360.24 MSCI Emerging Markets Index—40.90%11.27%13.034.28%10.08%— Data through June 30, 2021Bond Funds FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YRRETURN 3-YRRETURN 5-YRRETURN 10-YRRETURN 20-YRRETURN EXPENSE RATIO DoubleLine Total ReturnDLTNX1.34%3.70%2.62%3.76%—%0.74% Fidelity Intermediate Municipal IncomeFLTMX4.064.492.833.444.020.34 Fidelity Strategic IncomeFADMX11.466.405.634.626.570.67 Metropolitan West Total ReturnMWTRX1.055.853.404.075.360.67 TIAA-CREF Core Impact Bond FundTSBRX1.705.233.25——0.61 Vanguard Emerging Markets BondVEMBX10.4911.309.14——0.60 Vanguard High-Yield CorpVWEHX11.536.966.376.136.420.23 Vanguard Short-term Investment-GradeVFSTX2.034.072.702.513.420.20 Bloomberg Barclays US Agg Bond Index—-0.33%5.34%3.03%3.39%4.56%— Source: Morningstar Inc.