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Top Performing Equity Mutual Funds in India for 04-Dec-2021

Top Performing Equity Mutual Funds in India for next week of 03-Dec-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
Quant Focused Fund 47.1 2.6 49
BHARAT 22 ETF 46.1 0.1 8235
ICICI Prudential BHARAT 22 FOF 45.2 0.1 49
ICICI Prudential NV20 ETF 40.9 0.1 24
Kotak NV 20 ETF 40.9 0.1 29
Nippon India ETF NV20 40.5 0.4 41
Nippon India Large Cap Fund 40.1 1.9 11279
Tata Large Cap Fund 39.5 2.4 1102
SBI ETF Sensex Next 50 38.8 0.1 6
Invesco India Largecap Fund 38.7 2.6 429

Flexi Cap Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
ICICI Prudential Retirement Fund Pure Equity Plan 54.7 2.6 127
SBI Focused Equity Fund 48.8 1.9 21677
HDFC Retirement Savings Fund Equity Plan 48.4 2.2 1973
BOI AXA Flexi Cap Fund 48.1 2.7 150
PGIM India Flexi Cap Fund 47.9 2.2 2706
ICICI Prudential India Equity FOF 47.7 1.5 43
Parag Parikh Flexi Cap Fund 47.6 1.9 17220
HDFC Focused 30 Fund 47.6 2.5 920
Invesco India Focused 20 Equity Fund 47.5 2.3 1434
Franklin India Focused Equity Fund 46.5 1.9 7934

International Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
DSP World Energy Fund 32.8 2.2 179
Principal Global Opportunities Fund 31.7 1.4 39
Motilal Oswal NASDAQ 100 Exchange Traded Fund 30.5 0.6 5704
Aditya Birla Sun Life Global Excellence Equity FoF Retail Plan 29.7 1.3 139
Aditya Birla Sun Life Commodity Equities Fund Global Agri Plan 28.6 1.8 16
Motilal Oswal Nasdaq 100 FOF 28.4 0.5 3998
Motilal Oswal S&P 500 Index Fund 26.0 1.1 2398
Edelweiss US Value Equity Offshore Fund 23.9 2.4 76
Franklin India Feeder Franklin US Opportunities Fund 22.6 1.6 4187
Aditya Birla Sun Life Global Emerging Opportunities Fund 21.9 1.2 279

ELSS Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Quant Tax Plan 71.5 2.6 487
IDFC Tax Advantage (ELSS) Fund 52.4 1.9 3518
BOI AXA Tax Advantage Fund 45.7 2.5 519
Nippon India Tax Saver (ELSS) Fund 44.9 1.8 12446
Mahindra Manulife ELSS Kar Bachat Yojana 44.5 2.4 424
PGIM India Long Term Equity Fund 42.6 2.5 334
HDFC Taxsaver Fund 42.5 1.9 9449
Union Long Term Equity Fund 42.2 2.6 449
Baroda ELSS 96 Fund 42.1 2.6 217
DSP Tax Saver Fund 42.1 1.8 9805

Thematic Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
ICICI Prudential Commodities Fund 70.4 2.6 721
Edelweiss Recently Listed IPO Fund 67.4 2.4 904
Sundaram Services Fund 56.5 2.4 1923
ICICI Prudential India Opportunities Fund 55.3 2.1 4183
SBI Magnum COMMA Fund 50.6 2.6 470
ICICI Prudential Thematic Advantage Fund (FOF) 50.3 1.5 96
ICICI Prudential Manufacturing Fund 46.2 2.6 615
Kotak Pioneer Fund 44.9 2.1 1510
Tata Ethical Fund 44.8 2.3 1091
ICICI Prudential Exports and Services Fund 41.4 2.5 909

Mid Cap Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
PGIM India Midcap Opportunities Fund 65.3 2.2 3388
Quant Mid Cap Fund 62.4 2.6 205
SBI Magnum Midcap Fund 58.8 2.0 6426
Motilal Oswal Midcap 30 Fund 57.3 2.0 2419
Baroda Midcap Fund 57.2 2.8 85
Aditya Birla Sun Life Mid Cap Fund 55.7 2.1 3382
Union Midcap Fund 55.5 2.6 338
Mahindra Manulife Mid Cap Unnati Yojana 54.9 2.4 845
Mirae Asset Midcap Fund 53.8 1.9 6737
Edelweiss Mid Cap Fund 52.3 2.1 1750

Banking Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Nippon India ETF PSU Bank BeES 56.7 0.5 388
Kotak PSU Bank ETF 56.4 0.5 195
Nippon India Banking & Financial Services Fund 38.8 2.1 3282
ICICI Prudential Banking and Financial Services Fund 31.6 2.1 5242
Aditya Birla Sun Life Banking & Financial Services Fund 28.2 2.2 2228
UTI Banking and Financial Services Fund 26.5 2.7 768
Sundaram Financial Services Opportunities Fund 26.1 2.6 485
Invesco India Financial Services Fund 23.8 2.6 393
Axis Banking ETF 23.6 0.2 52
Edelweiss Exchange Traded FundNifty Bank 23.5 0.1 1

Large MidCap Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Mahindra Manulife Top 250 Nivesh Yojana 51.7 2.7 476
HDFC Large and Mid Cap Fund 49.3 2.2 3499
Axis Growth Opportunities Fund 48.8 2.1 5006
Quant Large and Mid Cap Fund 47.8 2.3 33
ICICI Prudential Large & Mid Cap Fund 47.7 2.1 3671
UTI Core Equity Fund 47.3 2.6 1212
Motilal Oswal Large and Midcap Fund 47.2 2.3 983
Navi Large & Midcap Fund 46.8 2.6 139
Sundaram Large and Mid Cap Fund 44.8 2.2 1844
Principal Emerging Bluechip Fund 44.7 2.0 3200

Small Cap Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Quant Small Cap Fund 91.6 2.6 1241
Principal Small Cap Fund 79.8 2.5 491
Kotak Small Cap Fund 76.4 2.0 6180
L&T Emerging Businesses Fund 75.2 1.9 7554
Nippon India Small Cap Fund 74.7 1.8 17197
Canara Robeco Small Cap Fund 74.2 2.3 1699
Tata Small Cap Fund 72.8 2.1 1721
IDBI Small Cap Fund 72.7 2.6 130
BOI AXA Small Cap Fund 72.6 2.7 194
Edelweiss Small Cap Fund 69.6 2.2 1057

Value Oriented Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
IDFC Sterling Value Fund 62.3 2.0 4207
SBI Contra Fund 59.3 2.1 3106
Templeton India Value Fund 51.8 2.5 621
Nippon India Value Fund 45.0 2.0 4368
L&T India Value Fund 42.4 1.8 8009
ICICI Prudential Value Discovery Fund 42.3 1.8 22558
JM Value Fund 40.2 2.5 162
HDFC Capital Builder Value Fund 40.2 2.0 5429
IDBI Long Term Value Fund 37.8 2.6 112
Aditya Birla Sun Life Pure Value Fund 37.7 2.1 4325

Infrastructure Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Quant Infrastructure Fund 95.0 2.3 147
IDFC Infrastructure Fund 71.0 2.5 663
HSBC Infrastructure Equity Fund 65.8 2.6 110
Kotak Infrastructure and Economic Reform Fund Standard Plan 63.0 2.6 462
Invesco India Infrastructure Fund 60.6 2.7 334
Canara Robeco Infrastructure Fund 60.4 2.6 171
L&T Infrastructure Fund 59.6 2.2 1356
ICICI Prudential Infrastructure Fund 58.9 2.5 1447
DSP T.I.G.E.R. Fund 58.8 2.6 1302
Tata Infrastructure Fund 58.2 2.5 758

Multi Cap Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Quant Active Fund 67.2 2.6 1304
Mahindra Manulife Multi Cap Badhat Yojana 57.3 2.4 854
Nippon India Multi Cap Fund 55.7 1.9 10970
Principal Multi Cap Growth Fund 52.1 2.4 862
Baroda Multi Cap Fund 50.1 2.5 1171
Invesco India Multicap Fund 46.0 2.3 1722
BNP Paribas Multi Cap Fund 44.2 2.4 599
Sundaram Equity Fund 41.4 2.4 847
ICICI Prudential Multicap Fund 41.3 2.0 6585
ITI Multi Cap Fund 25.5 2.6 326

Pharma Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Mirae Asset Healthcare Fund 27.4 2.1 1798
Nippon India Pharma Fund 23.6 1.9 5210
DSP Healthcare Fund 21.0 2.2 1404
Tata India Pharma & HealthCare Fund 19.5 2.6 558
Aditya Birla Sun Life Pharma & Healthcare Fund 19.2 2.5 567
UTI Healthcare Fund 18.9 2.3 828
ICICI Prudential Pharma Healthcare And Diagnostics (P.H.D) Fund 17.8 2.0 3045
SBI Healthcare Opportunities Fund 17.7 2.1 1872
Edelweiss MSCI India Domestic & World Healthcare 45 Index Fund 16.9 1.1 190
IDBI Healthcare Fund 14.2 2.5 75

Consumption Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Quant Consumption Fund 70.1 2.5 38
SBI Consumption Opportunities Fund 50.9 2.4 839
Nippon India Consumption Fund 41.9 2.4 180
Mirae Asset Great Consumer Fund 39.4 2.1 1572
Aditya Birla Sun Life India GenNext Fund 37.9 2.2 2545
Canara Robeco Consumer Trends Fund 37.0 2.5 745
UTI India Consumer Fund 35.4 2.9 357
BNP Paribas India Consumption Fund 34.9 2.3 886
Tata India Consumer Fund 32.8 2.2 1344
ICICI Prudential Bharat Consumption Fund 28.6 2.7 284

Technology Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Tata Digital India Fund 82.4 2.0 3842
ICICI Prudential Technology Fund 81.5 1.8 6887
Aditya Birla Sun Life Digital India Fund 76.7 2.2 2658
SBI Technology Opportunities Fund 72.7 2.3 1891
SBI ETF IT 64.0 0.2 855
Nippon India ETF Nifty IT 63.8 0.2 881
ICICI Prudential IT ETF 63.6 0.2 2437
Franklin India Technology Fund 46.7 2.6 721

Environmental, Social and Governance Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
Quant ESG Equity Fund 72.6 2.7 28
SBI Magnum Equity ESG Fund 37.7 2.1 4530
Quantum India ESG Equity Fund 33.6 1.7 54
Axis ESG Equity Fund 32.9 2.1 2177
Mirae Asset ESG Sector Leaders ETF 30.8 0.4 175
Mirae Asset ESG Sector Leaders FoF 29.7 0.8 144
ICICI Prudential ESG Fund 28.1 2.1 1827

Dividend Yield Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
ICICI Prudential Dividend Yield Equity Fund 51.9 2.8 530
Templeton India Equity Income Fund 51.1 2.3 1203
UTI Dividend Yield Fund 42.7 2.0 3166
Aditya Birla Sun Life Dividend Yield Fund 38.3 2.5 860
Principal Dividend Yield Fund 35.5 2.6 236
IDBI Dividend Yield Fund 33.5 2.6 100

PSU Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
CPSE Exchange Traded Fund 51.3 0.0 15950
Aditya Birla Sun Life PSU Equity Fund 43.4 2.4 861
SBI PSU Fund 36.6 2.6 448
Invesco India PSU Equity Fund 34.1 2.6 356

MNC Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
ICICI Prudential MNC Fund 42.3 2.6 939
SBI Magnum Global Fund 41.5 2.1 5387
UTI MNC Fund 28.2 2.0 2607
Aditya Birla Sun Life MNC Fund 16.4 2.0 3921

Energy Equity Mutual Funds

NAME 1Y% ER% AUM
DSP Natural Resources and New Energy Fund 49.2 2.2 785
Tata Resources & Energy Fund 46.8 2.6 155

Avg/Max/Min 1 Year Returns (%)

CATEGORY AVG MAX MIN
Large Cap Equity Mutual Funds 32.8 47.1 20.8
Flexi Cap Equity Mutual Funds 37.6 54.7 19.4
International Equity Mutual Funds 13.2 32.8 -24.1
ELSS Equity Mutual Funds 37.5 71.5 19.7
Thematic Equity Mutual Funds 39.7 70.4 18.2
Mid Cap Equity Mutual Funds 49.2 65.3 30.7
Banking Equity Mutual Funds 25.3 56.7 13.5
Large MidCap Equity Mutual Funds 42.2 51.7 33.0
Small Cap Equity Mutual Funds 67.1 91.6 37.5
Value Oriented Equity Mutual Funds 40.7 62.3 29.1
Infrastructure Equity Mutual Funds 57.8 95.0 41.7
Multi Cap Equity Mutual Funds 48.1 67.2 25.5
Pharma Equity Mutual Funds 19.6 27.4 14.2
Consumption Equity Mutual Funds 38.3 70.1 24.2
Technology Equity Mutual Funds 68.9 82.4 46.7
Environmental, Social and Governance Equity Mutual Funds 37.9 72.6 28.1
Dividend Yield Equity Mutual Funds 42.2 51.9 33.5
PSU Equity Mutual Funds 41.4 51.3 34.1
MNC Equity Mutual Funds 32.1 42.3 16.4
Energy Equity Mutual Funds 48.0 49.2 46.8

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 1.9 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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