Top-Performing Mutual Funds by Category
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Top-Performing Mutual Funds by Category

Sector Funds

In the tables below, see the ten top-performing for the past 1-, 3-, 5-, 10- and 20-year periods. Click on any fund's symbol for a daily market snapshot of the fund.

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Data through May 31, 2022

Sector Funds - 1 year

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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Fidelity Select Energy PortfolioFSENX82.51%21.69%9.88%6.06%7.62%10none%0.77%
Fidelity Advisor Energy AFANAX81.0321.159.55.727.19105.751.11
Invesco Energy AIENAX77.5718.096.691.125.73105.501.56
Ivy Energy AIEYAX68.8612.360.020.48105.751.35
Victory Global Natural Resources ARSNRX68.1943.439.111.256.79105.751.48
BlackRock All-Cap Energy & Resources Portfolio Inv ABACAX64.3115.658.793.36105.251.32
Rydex Series Trust Energy Investor RYEIX58.7815.165.661.334.9310none1.42
Dreyfus Natural Resources ADNLAX5533.9918.6411.49105.751.2
Guinness Atkinson Global EnergyGAGEX50.2510.935.92.110none1.46
Fidelity Select Natural Resources PortfolioFNARX49.5620.5910.355.517.6710none0.81
r Maximum redemption fee charged when you sell shares. — Fund has not existed for the specified time. s Front-end sales charge; redemption fee may apply. Source: Morningstar, Inc.
Data through May 31, 2022

Sector Funds - 3 years

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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Victory Global Natural Resources ARSNRX68.19%43.43%9.11%1.25%6.79%105.75%1.48%
Fidelity Select Semiconductors PortfolioFSELX6.3836.9624.4324.6512.2310none0.67
Fidelity Advisor Semiconductors AFELAX5.9436.3623.7624.0211.47105.751.03
Rydex Electronics Fund InvRYSIX-1.0934.621.721.137.7310none1.44
Dreyfus Natural Resources ADNLAX5533.9918.6411.49105.751.2
Columbia Seligman Global Technology ASHGTX-3.3929.5520.0820.4312.9995.751.29
Columbia Seligman Communications & Information ASLMCX-3.3429.2719.982013.7995.751.2
Prudential Jennison Natural Resources APGNAX35.8627.5712.744.28.21105.501.31
Cavanal Hill World Energy InvAPWEX45.5627.2211.7110none1.15
Fidelity Global Commodity StockFFGCX32.6725.9316.237.1910none0.94
r Maximum redemption fee charged when you sell shares. — Fund has not existed for the specified time. s Front-end sales charge; redemption fee may apply. Source: Morningstar, Inc.
Data through May 31, 2022

Sector Funds - 5 years

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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Fidelity Select Semiconductors PortfolioFSELX6.38%36.96%24.43%24.65%12.23%10none%0.67%
Fidelity Advisor Semiconductors AFELAX5.9436.3623.7624.0211.47105.751.03
Rydex Electronics Fund InvRYSIX-1.0934.621.721.137.7310none1.44
Columbia Seligman Global Technology ASHGTX-3.3929.5520.0820.4312.9995.751.29
Columbia Seligman Communications & Information ASLMCX-3.3429.2719.982013.7995.751.2
Fidelity Advisor Technology AFADTX-9.1925.3419.5519.4112.9895.750.98
BlackRock Science & Technology Opportunities Portfolio Inv ABGSAX-25.3517.919.0719.2912.6105.251.17
Dreyfus Natural Resources ADNLAX5533.9918.6411.49105.751.2
Fidelity Select Technology PortfolioFSPTX-14.0123.2718.2418.9412.949none0.67
Columbia Technology A+CTCAX-11.7519.4817.7220.4514.2985.751.18
r Maximum redemption fee charged when you sell shares. — Fund has not existed for the specified time. s Front-end sales charge; redemption fee may apply. Source: Morningstar, Inc.
Data through May 31, 2022

Sector Funds - 10 years

FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YR
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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
Fidelity Select Semiconductors PortfolioFSELX6.38%36.96%24.43%24.65%12.23%10none%0.67%
Fidelity Advisor Semiconductors AFELAX5.9436.3623.7624.0211.47105.751.03
Rydex Electronics Fund InvRYSIX-1.0934.621.721.137.7310none1.44
Columbia Technology A+CTCAX-11.7519.4817.7220.4514.2985.751.18
Columbia Seligman Global Technology ASHGTX-3.3929.5520.0820.4312.9995.751.29
Columbia Seligman Communications & Information ASLMCX-3.3429.2719.982013.7995.751.2
Fidelity Advisor Technology AFADTX-9.1925.3419.5519.4112.9895.750.98
Fidelity Select Software & IT ServicesFSCSX-12.8916.2617.5419.3914.717none0.67
BlackRock Science & Technology Opportunities Portfolio Inv ABGSAX-25.3517.919.0719.2912.6105.251.17
Fidelity Select Technology PortfolioFSPTX-14.0123.2718.2418.9412.949none0.67
r Maximum redemption fee charged when you sell shares. — Fund has not existed for the specified time. s Front-end sales charge; redemption fee may apply. Source: Morningstar, Inc.
Data through May 31, 2022

Sector Funds - 20 years

FUND NAME SYMBOL 1-YR
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VOL RANK MAX. SALES CHARGE EXPENSE RATIO
T. Rowe Price Media & TelecommunicationsPRMTX-26.63%10.29%11.38%15.16%15.11%7none%0.75%
Fidelity Select Software & IT ServicesFSCSX-12.8916.2617.5419.3914.717none0.67
Jacob Internet FundJAMFX-47.6912.7714.1514.5214.62102.00r1.93
Columbia Technology A+CTCAX-11.7519.4817.7220.4514.2985.751.18
BlackRock Health Sciences Opportunities Port Inv ASHSAX-3.7613.5212.1915.9814.1335.251.1
Prudential Jennison Health Sciences A**PHLAX-13.3411.3210.3314.1613.8695.501.12
T. Rowe Price Health Sciences**PRHSX-9.5213.3712.5516.7613.816none0.75
Columbia Seligman Communications & Information ASLMCX-3.3429.2719.982013.7995.751.2
Wells Fargo Specialized Technology AWFSTX-20.4513.6716.2517.3413.4495.751.34
Fidelity Select Medical Equipment and Systems Portfolio FSMEX-14.1212.4613.7417.7313.238none0.68
r Maximum redemption fee charged when you sell shares. — Fund has not existed for the specified time. s Front-end sales charge; redemption fee may apply. Source: Morningstar, Inc.