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Best Performing Equity Mutual Funds in India for 27-Nov-2021

Top Performing Equity Mutual Funds in India for next week of 26-Nov-2021. Looking for top performing equity mutual funds in India for 2021? Below are the best performing equity mutual funds in India for 2021, measured by their relative performance. Are these the best equity mutual funds to invest in right now? Is these the best equity mutual funds to invest in India for long term in 2021? Not necessarily. These are the mutual funds that have fared better when compared to other equity mutual funds in same category.

There are many equity mutual funds that have generated excess returns when compared to their respective benchmark indices. These are the mutual funds that would have created wealth for you, if you would’ve made investments in them via lump sum or via Systematic Investment Plan (SIP). But only the most consistent mutual fund will have the ability to generate wealth over the long term.

Large Cap Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
BHARAT 22 ETF 56.0 0.1 8235
Quant Focused Fund 55.8 2.6 49
ICICI Prudential BHARAT 22 FOF 55.6 0.1 49
SBI ETF Sensex Next 50 48.2 0.1 6
UTI S&P BSE Sensex Next 50 ETF 48.0 0.2 5
Nippon India ETF Sensex Next 50 47.8 0.2 19
Nippon India Large Cap Fund 46.7 1.9 11279
DSP Equal Nifty 50 Fund 45.5 0.9 262
Sundaram Smart NIFTY 100 Equal Weight Fund 44.5 0.9 38
Principal Nifty 100 Equal Weight Fund 44.2 1.0 18

Flexi Cap Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
ICICI Prudential Retirement Fund Pure Equity Plan 59.3 2.6 127
ICICI Prudential India Equity FOF 58.2 1.5 43
Franklin India Focused Equity Fund 54.6 1.9 7934
SBI Focused Equity Fund 54.1 1.9 21677
Nippon India Focused Equity Fund 53.8 2.0 5892
HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity Plan 53.2 2.2 1973
HDFC Focused 30 Fund 53.1 2.5 920
PGIM India Flexi Cap Fund 52.9 2.2 2706
BOI AXA Flexi Cap Fund 51.8 2.7 150
Parag Parikh Flexi Cap Fund 51.5 1.9 17220

International Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Motilal Oswal NASDAQ 100 Exchange Traded Fund 37.7 0.6 5704
Principal Global Opportunities Fund 37.5 1.4 39
Aditya Birla Sun Life Commodity Equities Fund Global Agri Plan 36.2 1.8 16
Motilal Oswal Nasdaq 100 FOF 35.1 0.5 3998
DSP World Energy Fund 31.7 2.2 179
Motilal Oswal S&P 500 Index Fund 30.8 1.1 2398
Aditya Birla Sun Life Global Excellence Equity FoF Retail Plan 30.0 1.3 139
Edelweiss US Technology Equity FoF 28.8 2.3 2134
Franklin India Feeder Franklin US Opportunities Fund 28.1 1.6 4187
Edelweiss US Value Equity Offshore Fund 27.3 2.4 76

ELSS Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Quant Tax Plan 82.2 2.6 487
IDFC Tax Advantage (ELSS) Fund 59.1 1.9 3518
Nippon India Tax Saver (ELSS) Fund 50.4 1.8 12446
Mahindra Manulife ELSS Kar Bachat Yojana 48.2 2.4 424
BOI AXA Tax Advantage Fund 47.9 2.5 519
PGIM India Long Term Equity Fund 47.6 2.5 334
Baroda ELSS 96 Fund 47.2 2.6 217
DSP Tax Saver Fund 46.8 1.8 9805
Franklin India Taxshield Fund 46.7 1.9 5114
ICICI Prudential Long Term Equity Fund (Tax Saving) 46.3 2.0 10116

Thematic Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
ICICI Prudential Commodities Fund 93.0 2.6 721
Edelweiss Recently Listed IPO Fund 73.1 2.4 904
ICICI Prudential India Opportunities Fund 72.6 2.1 4183
Sundaram Services Fund 63.0 2.4 1923
ICICI Prudential Thematic Advantage Fund (FOF) 62.3 1.5 96
SBI Magnum COMMA Fund 59.4 2.6 470
ICICI Prudential Manufacturing Fund 55.9 2.6 615
Kotak Pioneer Fund 51.6 2.1 1510
ICICI Prudential Exports and Services Fund 49.2 2.5 909
Tata Ethical Fund 48.0 2.3 1091

Mid Cap Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
PGIM India Midcap Opportunities Fund 72.8 2.2 3388
Quant Mid Cap Fund 72.6 2.6 205
SBI Magnum Midcap Fund 68.3 2.0 6426
Aditya Birla Sun Life Mid Cap Fund 63.3 2.1 3382
Union Midcap Fund 62.8 2.6 338
Mirae Asset Midcap Fund 62.6 1.9 6737
Baroda Midcap Fund 60.8 2.8 85
Motilal Oswal Midcap 30 Fund 60.8 2.0 2419
Mahindra Manulife Mid Cap Unnati Yojana 60.6 2.4 845
Nippon India Growth Fund 60.5 1.9 11919

Banking Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Nippon India ETF PSU Bank BeES 85.2 0.5 388
Kotak PSU Bank ETF 84.8 0.5 195
Nippon India Banking & Financial Services Fund 45.2 2.1 3282
ICICI Prudential Banking and Financial Services Fund 38.6 2.1 5242
Aditya Birla Sun Life Banking & Financial Services Fund 32.9 2.2 2228
UTI Banking and Financial Services Fund 30.4 2.7 768
Sundaram Financial Services Opportunities Fund 29.0 2.6 485
Invesco India Financial Services Fund 26.8 2.6 393
Axis Banking ETF 26.6 0.2 52
Edelweiss Exchange Traded FundNifty Bank 26.4 0.1 1

Large MidCap Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
HDFC Large and Mid Cap Fund 57.6 2.2 3499
ICICI Prudential Large & Mid Cap Fund 57.5 2.1 3671
Quant Large and Mid Cap Fund 56.8 2.3 33
Mahindra Manulife Top 250 Nivesh Yojana 56.6 2.7 476
UTI Core Equity Fund 55.2 2.6 1212
Franklin India Equity Advantage Fund 52.3 2.1 2938
Axis Growth Opportunities Fund 51.8 2.1 5006
Motilal Oswal Large and Midcap Fund 51.5 2.3 983
SBI Large & Midcap Fund 51.3 2.0 5368
Navi Large & Midcap Fund 50.7 2.6 139

Small Cap Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Quant Small Cap Fund 103.8 2.6 1241
Kotak Small Cap Fund 87.0 2.0 6180
Principal Small Cap Fund 83.6 2.5 491
Nippon India Small Cap Fund 83.2 1.8 17197
L&T Emerging Businesses Fund 82.7 1.9 7554
ICICI Prudential Smallcap Fund 79.7 2.2 3304
Canara Robeco Small Cap Fund 79.7 2.3 1699
Tata Small Cap Fund 79.6 2.1 1721
Edelweiss Small Cap Fund 76.7 2.2 1057
IDBI Small Cap Fund 76.2 2.6 130

Value Oriented Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
IDFC Sterling Value Fund 70.6 2.0 4207
SBI Contra Fund 68.3 2.1 3106
Templeton India Value Fund 61.9 2.5 621
ICICI Prudential Value Discovery Fund 51.5 1.8 22558
Nippon India Value Fund 51.1 2.0 4368
L&T India Value Fund 46.9 1.8 8009
Aditya Birla Sun Life Pure Value Fund 46.5 2.1 4325
JM Value Fund 45.5 2.5 162
HDFC Capital Builder Value Fund 44.8 2.0 5429
Union Value Discovery Fund 43.0 2.6 138

Infrastructure Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Quant Infrastructure Fund 107.8 2.3 147
IDFC Infrastructure Fund 83.5 2.5 663
HSBC Infrastructure Equity Fund 75.8 2.6 110
ICICI Prudential Infrastructure Fund 75.2 2.5 1447
Kotak Infrastructure and Economic Reform Fund Standard Plan 71.7 2.6 462
L&T Infrastructure Fund 69.4 2.2 1356
Canara Robeco Infrastructure Fund 68.2 2.6 171
Invesco India Infrastructure Fund 68.1 2.7 334
DSP T.I.G.E.R. Fund 67.5 2.6 1302
Tata Infrastructure Fund 67.5 2.5 758

Multi Cap Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Quant Active Fund 76.6 2.6 1304
Nippon India Multi Cap Fund 63.0 1.9 10970
Mahindra Manulife Multi Cap Badhat Yojana 61.9 2.4 854
Baroda Multi Cap Fund 56.0 2.5 1171
Principal Multi Cap Growth Fund 53.4 2.4 862
Invesco India Multicap Fund 50.6 2.3 1722
ICICI Prudential Multicap Fund 49.3 2.0 6585
BNP Paribas Multi Cap Fund 49.1 2.4 599
Sundaram Equity Fund 45.2 2.4 847
ITI Multi Cap Fund 32.7 2.6 326

Pharma Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Mirae Asset Healthcare Fund 28.8 2.1 1798
Nippon India Pharma Fund 26.2 1.9 5210
DSP Healthcare Fund 22.9 2.2 1404
Tata India Pharma & HealthCare Fund 21.7 2.6 558
ICICI Prudential Pharma Healthcare And Diagnostics (P.H.D) Fund 21.6 2.0 3045
UTI Healthcare Fund 20.8 2.3 828
Aditya Birla Sun Life Pharma & Healthcare Fund 20.3 2.6 567
SBI Healthcare Opportunities Fund 19.4 2.1 1872
Edelweiss MSCI India Domestic & World Healthcare 45 Index Fund 18.6 1.1 190
IDBI Healthcare Fund 16.6 2.5 75

Consumption Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Quant Consumption Fund 83.6 2.5 38
SBI Consumption Opportunities Fund 62.8 2.4 839
Nippon India Consumption Fund 50.9 2.4 180
Mirae Asset Great Consumer Fund 44.7 2.1 1572
Aditya Birla Sun Life India GenNext Fund 43.8 2.2 2545
Canara Robeco Consumer Trends Fund 42.5 2.5 745
UTI India Consumer Fund 41.7 2.9 357
BNP Paribas India Consumption Fund 39.5 2.3 886
Tata India Consumer Fund 37.2 2.2 1344
ICICI Prudential Bharat Consumption Fund 36.2 2.7 284

Technology Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
ICICI Prudential Technology Fund 83.0 1.8 6887
Tata Digital India Fund 81.1 2.0 3842
Aditya Birla Sun Life Digital India Fund 76.5 2.2 2658
SBI Technology Opportunities Fund 72.7 2.3 1891
SBI ETF IT 60.9 0.2 855
Nippon India ETF Nifty IT 60.8 0.2 881
ICICI Prudential IT ETF 60.5 0.2 2437
Franklin India Technology Fund 46.8 2.6 721

Environmental, Social and Governance Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Quant ESG Equity Fund 78.6 2.7 28
SBI Magnum Equity ESG Fund 40.9 2.1 4530
Quantum India ESG Equity Fund 37.3 1.7 54
Axis ESG Equity Fund 33.5 2.1 2177
Mirae Asset ESG Sector Leaders ETF 31.9 0.4 175
Mirae Asset ESG Sector Leaders FoF 30.7 0.8 144
ICICI Prudential ESG Fund 28.0 2.1 1827

Dividend Yield Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
ICICI Prudential Dividend Yield Equity Fund 60.5 2.8 530
Templeton India Equity Income Fund 57.2 2.3 1203
UTI Dividend Yield Fund 47.9 2.0 3166
Aditya Birla Sun Life Dividend Yield Fund 43.4 2.4 860
Principal Dividend Yield Fund 38.6 2.6 236
IDBI Dividend Yield Fund 38.0 2.6 100

PSU Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
CPSE Exchange Traded Fund 64.8 0.0 15950
Aditya Birla Sun Life PSU Equity Fund 54.2 2.3 861
SBI PSU Fund 47.3 2.6 448
Invesco India PSU Equity Fund 42.9 2.6 356

MNC Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
ICICI Prudential MNC Fund 50.4 2.6 939
SBI Magnum Global Fund 45.7 2.1 5387
UTI MNC Fund 32.6 2.0 2607
Aditya Birla Sun Life MNC Fund 19.6 2.0 3921

Energy Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
DSP Natural Resources and New Energy Fund 58.6 2.2 785
Tata Resources & Energy Fund 56.0 2.6 155

Avg/Max/Min 1 Year Returns (%)

CATEGORY AVG MAX MIN
Large Cap Equity Mutual Funds 36.5 56.0 23.5
Flexi Cap Equity Mutual Funds 41.7 59.3 22.2
International Equity Mutual Funds 17.4 37.7 -16.5
ELSS Equity Mutual Funds 41.7 82.2 22.9
Thematic Equity Mutual Funds 46.8 93.0 22.5
Mid Cap Equity Mutual Funds 55.7 72.8 34.6
Banking Equity Mutual Funds 30.6 85.2 15.9
Large MidCap Equity Mutual Funds 47.0 57.6 36.4
Small Cap Equity Mutual Funds 74.5 103.8 49.8
Value Oriented Equity Mutual Funds 46.8 70.6 33.6
Infrastructure Equity Mutual Funds 67.1 107.8 48.5
Multi Cap Equity Mutual Funds 53.8 76.6 32.7
Pharma Equity Mutual Funds 21.7 28.8 16.6
Consumption Equity Mutual Funds 45.7 83.6 31.4
Technology Equity Mutual Funds 67.8 83.0 46.8
Environmental, Social and Governance Equity Mutual Funds 40.1 78.6 28.0
Dividend Yield Equity Mutual Funds 47.6 60.5 38.0
PSU Equity Mutual Funds 52.3 64.8 42.9
MNC Equity Mutual Funds 37.1 50.4 19.6
Energy Equity Mutual Funds 57.3 58.6 56.0

Avg/Max/Min Expense Ratio (%)

CATEGORY AVG MAX MIN
Large Cap Equity Mutual Funds 1.0 2.8 0.1
Flexi Cap Equity Mutual Funds 2.1 2.7 0.3
International Equity Mutual Funds 1.7 2.6 0.4
ELSS Equity Mutual Funds 2.2 2.6 1.6
Thematic Equity Mutual Funds 2.0 2.8 0.2
Mid Cap Equity Mutual Funds 1.9 2.8 0.2
Banking Equity Mutual Funds 1.3 2.8 0.1
Large MidCap Equity Mutual Funds 2.1 2.7 0.2
Small Cap Equity Mutual Funds 2.1 2.7 1.0
Value Oriented Equity Mutual Funds 2.2 2.7 1.7
Infrastructure Equity Mutual Funds 2.4 2.8 1.1
Multi Cap Equity Mutual Funds 2.3 2.6 1.9
Pharma Equity Mutual Funds 1.7 2.6 0.2
Consumption Equity Mutual Funds 2.0 2.9 0.2
Technology Equity Mutual Funds 1.2 2.6 0.2
Environmental, Social and Governance Equity Mutual Funds 1.8 2.7 0.4
Dividend Yield Equity Mutual Funds 2.4 2.8 2.0
PSU Equity Mutual Funds 1.9 2.6 0.0
MNC Equity Mutual Funds 2.2 2.6 2.0
Energy Equity Mutual Funds 2.4 2.6 2.2

Avg/Max/Min Net Assets (Cr)

CATEGORY AVG MAX MIN
Large Cap Equity Mutual Funds 3976 120899 1
Flexi Cap Equity Mutual Funds 4884 38521 43
International Equity Mutual Funds 767 5704 10
ELSS Equity Mutual Funds 3884 34235 46
Thematic Equity Mutual Funds 1012 6125 4
Mid Cap Equity Mutual Funds 4584 31629 55
Banking Equity Mutual Funds 1730 10655 1
Large MidCap Equity Mutual Funds 3500 21635 28
Small Cap Equity Mutual Funds 3552 17197 41
Value Oriented Equity Mutual Funds 3664 22558 13
Infrastructure Equity Mutual Funds 657 1679 5
Multi Cap Equity Mutual Funds 2668 10970 326
Pharma Equity Mutual Funds 1125 5210 20
Consumption Equity Mutual Funds 677 2545 12
Technology Equity Mutual Funds 1846 6887 24
Environmental, Social and Governance Equity Mutual Funds 1270 4530 28
Dividend Yield Equity Mutual Funds 1184 3166 100
PSU Equity Mutual Funds 4404 15950 356
MNC Equity Mutual Funds 3214 5387 939
Energy Equity Mutual Funds 470 785 155

Appendix

  • 1Y% = 1 Year Returns (%)
  • ER% = Expense Ratio (%)
  • AUM = Net Assets (Cr)
  • AVG = Category Average
  • MAX = Category Maximum
  • MIN = Category Minimum

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