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Common stock fund

Common Stock Fund

A mutual fund consisting only of common stocks. A common stock fund may be high-risk if it invests primarily in start-ups and recent IPOs, or it may be low-risk if it invests in established companies with stable returns.

common stock fund

A mutual fund that limits its investments to shares of common stock. Common stock funds vary in risk from relatively low to quite high, depending upon the types of stocks in which the funds invest.
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been renamed the STAR Portfolio, invested in two common stock funds,
Bogle uses past rankings of funds to illustrate the difficulty in identifying common stock funds with superior performance by showing how returns tend to regress towards the mean for all mutual funds.
Of the remaining 14 Woodward Funds, five are taxable and tax-exempt money market funds, five are common stock funds, four are taxable and tax-exempt bond funds and one is a balanced fund.
The Legg Mason Family of Funds has grown to include four common stock funds, three money market funds and seven bond funds.