Actively managed funds

Look to outperform the market with mutual funds actively managed by Fidelity's portfolio managers.

Why active management with Fidelity?

An actively managed fund uses either a single manager, or a team of managers to attempt to outperform the market. We believe in the power of active management and have a history of demonstrating that it has worked for more than 70 years.

Over 170 global research analysts, and portfolio managers who can adapt quickly in changing markets to select investments with the potential to outperform.

Potential outperformance
Greater opportunity to maximize return, beat the benchmark, and benefit from the human touch.

A variety of funds spanning the equity asset class and range of investment styles—including 53 active equity funds rated 4- or 5-stars by Morningstar.1

A history of market outperformance

Even seemingly small amounts of excess return can lead to significantly better outcomes over time. At Fidelity, 86% of our equity funds have beaten their benchmark over the manager's tenure.*

A spotlight on Fidelity's active managers

Our skilled portfolio managers delve into research from our team of global analysts to identify undervalued stocks, and work to help produce better returns than those of index funds to help enhance your portfolio.

Meet 2 of our portfolio managers to help you learn what they do and how they do it.

Will Danoff

Will is dedicated to the long-term benefits of active management with his 33-year tenure. Learn more about the Fidelity® Contrafund®.

Eddie Yoon

Eddie is committed to finding opportunity in the health care sector. Learn more about the Fidelity® Select Health Care Portfolio.

Thought leadership

Insights from Fidelity's portfolio managers
Timely insights from Fidelity’s portfolio managers and analysts on navigating volatility and long-term investing.

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