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Fidelity Contrafund (FCNTX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of Fidelity Contrafund (FCNTX) Fund

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Graph of Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) ManagerFund Manager - William Danoff

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 27.2 years
Similar Funds: FCNKX 
Fund Family: Fidelity Investments
Fund Category: Large Growth
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: A (Score: 0.77)     (What does this score mean?)
Honorable Mentioning: US News (2011), Kiplinger (2011),
Danoff is a vice president and portfolio manager with Fidelity Investments. He joined the firm in 1986 as a securities analyst and portfolio manager. Previously, he served as leader of the specialized growth group from 1996 to 1997. Prior to joining the firm, he was a research analyst for Furman Selz in New York City, covering advertising stocks and special situations. Danoff was president of the Boston Retail Analysts Society from 1987 to 1989.  Get more insights on William Danoff

 

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Fund Profile and Description

Fidelity Contrafund Fund seeks capital appreciation. Fidelity Contrafund Fund normally invests primarily in common stocks. It may invest in securities of companies whose value is not fully recognized by the public. Fidelity Contrafund Fund invests in both domestic and foreign issuers. It may invest in "growth" stocks or "value" stocks or both. The advisor uses fundamental analysis of each issuer's financial condition and industry position and market and economic conditions to select investments.

 

Fidelity Contrafund (FCNTX) Fund Strength What we like about Fidelity Contrafund (FCNTX) Fund

Data for Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) management has been with Fidelity Contrafund Fund for 27.2 years
  • Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) has good short-term performance (1-year return 1.32% vs -1.74% Large Growth category median performance)
  • Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) has good mid-term performance (3-year return 11.46% vs 10.74% Large Growth category median performance)
  • Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 11.43% vs 10.14% Large Growth category median performance)
  • Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) has a Morningstar rating of 4 and above
  • Asset base in Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) has been consistently increasing at a reasonable pace in the last 2 months. It shows investor confidence and market support
  • Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 35.00% vs Large Growth average of 50.46%. It is good that Fidelity Contrafund management does not trade extensively for its return.
  • Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 11.29, lower than category average of 12.75
  • Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) has a lower expense ratio than its Large Growth average: 0.70% vs 1.17%
  • Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) is a true no-load fund as it has no load and no 12b1 promotion, distributions, marketing expenses

Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) Weakness What we are cautious about Fidelity Contrafund (FCNTX) Fund

Data for Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) as of May 30, 2016

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Fidelity Contrafund0.321.3211.4611.43
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AB Core Opportunities Advisor (ADGYX)1.543.3612.0412.15Compare
Eaton Vance Growth R (ELCRX)-0.280.1013.0010.73Compare

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Some Large Growth ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
PowerShares Dynamic Large Cap Growth ETF (PWB)-0.31%1.61%13.24%
iShares Russell 1000 Growth (IWF)1.70%1.47%12.29%
Vanguard Russell 1000 Growth ETF (VONG)1.69%1.42%12.36%
First Trust Large Cap Gr AlphaDEX ETF (FTC)2.10%1.03%12.67%
iShares Morningstar Large-Cap Growth (JKE)-0.23%0.51%13.52%

 

Graph of Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) Net Asset TrackingFidelity Contrafund (FCNTX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of Fidelity Contrafund fund (FCNTX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$107.84B
03/2016$107.01B
02/2016$101.63B
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Graph of Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) Portfolio TrackingFidelity Contrafund (FCNTX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of Fidelity Contrafund fund (FCNTX)

DateCashStockBondOther
04/20163.71%95.08%0.07%0%
02/20166.45%93.13%0.43%0%
01/20165.53%94.4%0.07%0%
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graph of Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in Fidelity Contrafund (FCNTX) Fund

Discover what Fidelity Contrafund Fund (FCNTX) manager is buying

Apr 29, 2016
Facebook, Inc. [5.78%]
Berkshire Hathaway Inc A [4.77%]
Amazon.com, Inc. [3.28%]
Alphabet Inc. [3.19%]
Alphabet Inc. [2.84%]
Wells Fargo & Company Common St [2.83%]
Apple Inc. [2.32%]
Visa Inc. [2.25%]
UnitedHealth Group Incorporated [2.02%]
Nike, Inc. Common Stock [1.95%]

Feb 28, 2016
Facebook, Inc. [5.53%]
Berkshire Hathaway Inc A [4.65%]
Alphabet Inc. [3.36%]
Alphabet Inc. [3%]
Wells Fargo & Company Common St [2.9%]
Apple Inc. [2.85%]
Amazon.com, Inc. [2.83%]
Visa Inc. [2.27%]
Nike, Inc. Common Stock [2.14%]
Starbucks Corporation [2.12%]

Jan 30, 2016
Facebook, Inc. [5.69%]
Berkshire Hathaway Inc A [4.4%]
Alphabet Inc. [3.49%]
Wells Fargo & Company Common St [3.24%]
Alphabet Inc. [3.12%]
Apple Inc. [2.99%]
Amazon.com, Inc. [2.91%]
Visa Inc. [2.31%]
Starbucks Corporation [2.18%]
Nike, Inc. Common Stock [2.12%]
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