Top 10 Aggressive Growth Mutual Funds to invest in 2017

Top 10 Aggressive Growth Mutual Funds to invest in 2017Top 10 Aggressive Growth Mutual Funds to invest in 2017


Mutual funds provide good returns if invested for long term. Sector mutual funds provide highest returns compared to any other funds in medium to long term. However they carry high risk as they invest in single sector. Aggressive Growth Mutual Funds on other hand has aggressive strategy in identifying potential opportunities and provide high returns in medium to long term. What are aggressive Growth Mutual Funds in India? Where does such Aggressive Growth Mutual Funds Invests? In this article, I would provide Top 10 Aggressive Growth Mutual Funds to invest in 2017.

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What are Aggressive Growth Mutual Funds in India?


These are the Mutual Funds that aim to achieve the highest capital gains. Investments held in these funds are companies that demonstrate high growth potential, usually accompanied by a lot of share price volatility. Aggressive growth funds are considered one of the best investment options for risk-taking investors who might be searching for high level of capital appreciation. These are also termed as high risk high return mutual funds.

Aggressive Growth Funds Vs Sector Funds


For an investor, sector funds provide highest returns while risk is also very high. On other hand, Aggressive growth funds strategy could be investing in diversified, midcap portfolio and small cap portfolio.

How I picked Aggressive Growth Mutual Funds to invest in India?


  • Mutual funds that have aggressive growth strategy have been picked-up here. These strategies are found in some of the diversified funds, midcap funds and small-cap funds.
  • Funds that have performed well in last 1, 3 and 5 years has been pickedup.
  • Funds that have assets under management (AUM) for over Rs 100 Crores have been considered. This shows investor confidence, as they are investing in such funds over a period of time.
  • Funds which are performing well, but are less than 5 years has been eliminated so that consistent performance can be considered.

Who can invest in Aggressive Growth Mutual Funds?


If you are high risk taker and aiming to get super duper returns and willing to invest lumpsum or through SIP, you can invest in these funds. If you are investing lumpsum, try investing during market corrections, which provides excellent scope for high returns.

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Top 10 Aggressive Growth Mutual Funds to invest in 2017


#1 – Franklin India Smaller Companies Fund


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This is one of my favorite small cap mutual funds which have been performing aggressively in the last 8-10 years. This fund identifies smaller companies which have potential to grow and invests in them.

  • This mutual fund scheme gave 33% returns in last 1 year, 34% annualized returns in last 3 years and 30% annualized returns in last 5 years.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 3 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 2.4 Lakhs.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 5 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 3.7 Lakhs.
  • This is one of the good aggressive growth mutual funds to invest in 2017.

#2 – DSP BR Microcap Mutual Fund


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This is my second favorite fund in midcap/smallcap segment. This fund invests in the stock portfolio that are not part of the top 300 companies by market capitalization.

  • This mutual fund scheme gave 41% returns in last 1 year, 42% annualized returns in last 3 years and 30% annualized returns in last 5 years.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 3 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 2.9 Lakhs.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 5 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 3.7 Lakhs.
  • This is one of the good aggressive growth mutual funds to invest in 2017. However, this mutual fund scheme has currently put stop to fresh investments. One should wait and invest when the window opens.

#3 – SBI Small and midcap fund


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This is another small and midcap fund which has aggressive growth strategy. 

  • This mutual fund scheme gave 30% returns in last 1 year, 40% annualized returns in last 3 years and 30% annualized returns in last 5 years.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 3 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 2.7 Lakhs.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 5 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 3.7 Lakhs.
  • This is one of the best aggressive growth mutual funds to invest in 2017.

#4 – Mirae Emerging Blue Chip Fund


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This fund aims capital appreciation from a diversified portfolio mostly investing in equities and equity related securities of companies which are not part of the top 100 stocks by market capitalization and have a market capitalization of at least Rs.100 Crores at the time of investment. 

  • This mutual fund scheme gave 40% returns in last 1 year, 36% annualized returns in last 3 years and 29% annualized returns in last 5 years.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 3 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 2.5 Lakhs.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 5 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 3.6 Lakhs.
  • It’s a good aggressive growth mutual funds to invest.

#5 – SBI Magnum Midcap Fund


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This mutual fund scheme invests in midcap companies in India.

  • This mutual fund scheme gave 26% returns in last 1 year, 28% annualized returns in last 3 years and 27% annualized returns in last 5 years.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 3 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 2.1 Lakhs.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 5 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 3.3 Lakhs.
  • This is one of the top 10 growth mutual funds for 2017.

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#6 – Principal Emerging Bluechip Fund


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This mutual fund scheme would invest between 65% to 95% in mid-cap stocks that has a market cap compared to benchmark Nifty Midcap 100 Index and 5% to 15% in Small Cap stocks.

  • This mutual fund scheme gave 38% returns in last 1 year, 31% annualized returns in last 3 years and 27% annualized returns in last 5 years.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 3 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 2.2 Lakhs.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 5 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 3.3 Lakhs.
  • This was one of my recommendations as part of top 10 mutual funds to invest in 2017.

#7 – Birla SL Pure Value Fund


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This is another aggressive mutual fund that invests in diversified portfolio.

  • This mutual fund scheme gave 35% returns in last 1 year, 35% annualized returns in last 3 years and 26% annualized returns in last 5 years.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 3 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 2.5 Lakhs.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 5 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 3.1 Lakhs.

#8 – Franklin India Prima Fund


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This is a open-end growth scheme with an objective to provide medium to long term capital appreciation as a primary objective and income as a secondary objective.

  • This mutual fund scheme gave 31% returns in last 1 year, 30% annualized returns in last 3 years and 26% annualized returns in last 5 years.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 3 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 2.2 Lakhs.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 5 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 3.1 Lakhs.

#9 – L&T India Value Fund


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The mutual fund scheme aims to generate long term capital appreciation from a diversified portfolio of predominantly equity with higher focus on undervalued securities.

  • This mutual fund scheme gave 36% returns in last 1 year, 33% annualized returns in last 3 years and 25% annualized returns in last 5 years.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 3 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 2.3 Lakhs.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 5 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 3.1 Lakhs.
  • One of the good aggressive growth fund.

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#10 – HDFC Midcap Opportunities Fund


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This mutual fund scheme aims to generate capital appreciation by investing in midcap companies in India.

  • This mutual fund scheme gave 36% returns in last 1 year, 30% annualized returns in last 3 years and 24% annualized returns in last 5 years.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 3 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 2.2 Lakhs.
  • If you would have invested Rs 1 Lakh 5 years back, your investment amount would have grown to Rs 3 Lakhs.
  • I have been recommending this fund for the past few years. Invest in such consistent performing growth mutual funds even in 2017.

Conclusion: These aggressive growth mutual funds are like high risk high return mutual funds. Invest in such funds during market corrections if you invest lumpsum,  otherwise, go ahead by investing through SIP in these funds for 5 to 8 years.

Happy Investing in Aggressive Growth Mutual Funds!!!

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Top 10 Aggressive Growth Mutual Funds to invest in 2017

27 comments

  • BGPatil

    Hi Suresh, 

    Thanks for sharing above information.

    I am new to mutual funds and would like to invest through SIP.

    I am planning to invest 3000/month for long term. And risk taking factor is medium.

    Pls suggest sutaible mutual fund.

     

    Thanks,

    Bg Patil

  • Shruthi

    Hi,

    Am planning to invest in SIP, please suggest me the worthful mutual fund.

    • You can look in these funds. 1) Large cap – Birla SL Frontline fund / ICICI Pru focussed blue chip fund 2) Mid-cap – HDFC Mid-cap opps fund / Franklin India smaller co’s / SBI Midcap fund 3) Balanced – You can check HDFC Balanced Fund / ICICI Balanced fund. 

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