Experts' Favorite Funds of 2016

Get inspired with these favorite Fidelity and non-Fidelity funds from this year's Kiplinger 25 and Money 50 lists.

The Kiplinger 25 is a list of favorite funds from Kiplinger that includes funds with seasoned managers, a proven track record, and low to below-average fees. Below are the Transaction Fee1 and No Transaction Fee (NTF)2 funds offered by Fidelity, organized by asset class.

Sector Stock

Vanguard Health Care Fund Investor Shares (VGHCX) (Not Offered at Fidelity)

Balanced

Vanguard Wellington (VWELX) (Not offered at Fidelity)

International Stock

Fidelity International Growth Fund (FIGFX) NTF
FMI International Fund (FMIJX) NTF
Harding Loevner Emerging Markets Portfolio Advisor Class (HLEMX) NTF
Matthews Asian Growth and Income Fund Investor Class (MACSX) NTF

Municipal Bond

Fidelity® Intermediate Municipal Income Fund (FLTMX) NTF

Taxable Bond

DoubleLine Total Return Bond Fund Class N (DLTNX) NTF
Fidelity® New Markets Income Fund (FNMIX) NTF
Metropolitan West Total Return Bond Fund Class M (MWTRX) NTF
PIMCO Income Fund Class D (PONDX)
Vanguard Short-Term Investment-Grade Fund Investor Shares (VFSTX) 
Vanguard High-Yield Corporate Fund Investor Shares (VWEHX)

U.S. Stock

Akre Focus Fund Retail Class (AKREX) NTF

Dodge & Cox Stock Fund (DODGX)
Fidelity® New Millennium Fund (FMILX) NTF
Homestead Small Company Stock Fund (HSCSX)
Mairs & Power Growth Fund Investor Class (MPGFX)
Parnassus Mid Cap Fund (PARMX) NTF
T. Rowe Price Blue Chip Growth (TRBCX) (Not Offered at Fidelity)
T. Rowe Price Diversified Small Cap Growth Fund (PRDSX)
T. Rowe Price Small-Cap Value Fund (PRSVX)
T. Rowe Price Value Fund (TRVLX)
Vanguard Dividend Growth Fund Investor Shares (VDIGX)
Vanguard Selected Value Fund Investor Shares (VASVX)

The Money 50 is a list of recommended funds from MONEY® Magazine that includes both low-risk and aggressive funds with quality management and consistent strategies. Below are the Transaction Fee1 and No Transaction Fee (NTF)2 funds offered by Fidelity, organized by asset class.

Balanced

Fidelity® Balanced Fund (FBALX) NTF
Fidelity® Global Balanced (FGBLX) NTF
T. Rowe Price Retirement 2020 Fund (TRRBX)
Vanguard Target Retirement 2035 Fund Investor Shares (VTTHX)
Vanguard Wellington Fund Investor Shares (VWELX)

International Stock

Oakmark International Fund Class I (OAKIX) NTF
Spartan® International Index Fund - Investor Class (FSIIX) NTF
T. Rowe Price Emerging Markets Stock Fund (PRMSX)
Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock Index Fund (VEIEX)
Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-U.S. Small-Cap (Not offered at Fidelity)
Vanguard International Growth Fund Investor Shares (VWIGX)
Vanguard Total International Stock Index Fund Investor Shares (VGTSX)

Municipal Bond

Vanguard Intermediate-Term Tax-Exempt Fund Investor Shares (VWITX)
Vanguard Limited-Term Tax-Exempt Fund (VMLTX)

Sector Stock

Cohen & Steers Realty (CSRSX) (Not offered at Fidelity)
Vanguard REIT Index Fund Investor Shares (VGSIX)

Taxable Bond

Dodge & Cox Income Fund (DODIX)
Fidelity High Income Fund (SPHIX) NTF
Fidelity New Markets Income Fund (FNMIX) NTF
Fidelity® Total Bond Fund (FTBFX) NTF
Loomis Sayles Bond Fund Retail Class (LSBRX) NTF
Templeton Global Bond Fund Class A (TPINX)
Vanguard Inflation-Protected Securities Fund Investor Shares (VIPSX)
Vanguard Short-Term Bond Index Fund Investor Shares (VBISX)
Vanguard Short-Term Investment-Grade Fund Investor Shares (VFSTX)
Vanguard Total Bond Market Index Fund Investor Shares (VBMFX)
Vanguard Total International Bond Index Fund Investor Shares (VTIBX)

U.S. Stock

Ariel Appreciation Fund Investor Class (CAAPX) NTF
Dodge & Cox Stock Fund (DODGX)
PowerShares S&P500 High Quality Portfolio (SPHQ) (Not offered at Fidelity)
PRIMECAP Odyssey Growth Fund (POGRX)
Royce Opportunity Fund Investment Class (RYPNX)
Schwab S&P 500 Index Fund (SWPPX)
Schwab Total Stock Market Index Fund (SWTSX)
Sound Shore Fund (SSHFX) NTF
T. Rowe Price Blue Chip Growth Fund (TRBCX)
T. Rowe Price Diversified Mid Cap Growth Fund (PRDMX)
Wasatch Small Cap Growth Fund (WAAEX) NTF