Top US Stock Picks of Fund Managers

Active fund managers face a tough task trying to beat the big US indices. Here are the stocks they are backing to help them outperform

David Brenchley 17 November, 2017 | 3:20PM

There are still good opportunities in the US for stock pickers.

Earlier in the week, we delved into Morningstar Direct data to find out whether UK investors were still backing US equities a year on from the election of Donald Trump as President. The findings suggested they were.

This year is set to be the first since 2013 the Investment Association (IA) North American sector will see net inflows.

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Securities Mentioned in Article

Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Rating
Alphabet Inc A1,818.65 USD-4.68
Alphabet Inc Class C1,829.83 USD-4.56
Amazon.com Inc3,264.51 USD-1.85
Apple Inc141.91 USD-0.87
Bank of America Corp30.05 USD-2.89
Bank OZK38.73 USD3.78
Booking Holdings Inc1,915.71 USD-3.40
Facebook Inc A273.00 USD-3.21
Reinsurance Group of America Inc106.23 USD-1.63
The Cooper Companies Inc362.08 USD-4.06
TransUnion88.23 USD-3.19
UnitedHealth Group Inc333.42 USD-2.82
Wells Fargo & Co30.08 USD-4.14
West Pharmaceutical Services Inc293.29 USD-2.13

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David Brenchley

David Brenchley  is a Reporter for Morningstar.co.uk

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