TOP 25 MUTUAL FUNDS FOR SELECTED TIME PERIODS

QUARTER ENDED 12/31/87

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1. Oppenheimer Ninety-Ten..................43.19%

2. Benham Target 2015..................... 25.91%

3. Benham Target 2010......................24.15%

4. Intl. Cash -- Yen Cash.....................19.48%

5. Transatlantic Income....................19.32%

6. Intl. Heritage Ovsea. In. (r)...........18.71%

7. Benham Target 2005......................18.68%

8. Mass Finl. Intl. Tr. -- Bond...............17.65%

9. First Inv. US Govt. Plus -- I..............16.98%

10. Merrill Lynch Ret. Global (r)..........16.92%

11. T. Rowe Price Intl. Bond...............16.74%

12. Intl. Cash -- Swiss Frnc. Cash............15.28%

13. Fidelity Global Bond...................14.64%

14. Benham Target 2000.....................14.34%

15. Capital World Bond.....................14.32%

16. Intl. Cash -- Global Cash.................14.24%

17. Intl. Cash -- D-Mark Cash.................14.18%

18. Intl. Cash -- Sterling Cash...............14.11%

19. Shearson Lehman Glb. Bd. (r)...........13.99%

20. Pilgrim Foreign Intl. Bond.............12.95%

21. DFA Japan Small Company................12.83%

22. Oppenheimer Gold & Sp. Min.............12.64%

23. Oppenheimer Premium Inc................12.43%

24. Putnam Global Govt. Inc................11.76%

25. PaineWebber Mstr. Globl. (r)...........11.74%

YEAR ENDED 12/31/87

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1. Oppenheimer Ninety-Ten..................93.56%

2. DFA Japan Small Company.................87.76%

3. Oppenheimer Gold & Sp. Min..............71.59%

4. New Eng. Zenith Cap. Growth.............52.71%

5. IDS Precious Metals.....................52.51%

6. GT Japan Growth.........................51.74%

7. DFA United Kingdom Sm. Co...............51.53%

8. Franklin Gold Fund......................51.50%

9. Van Eck Gold/Resources..................47.23%

10. Colonial Adv. Str. Gold................46.86%

11. Lexington Goldfund.....................46.39%

12. Oppenheimer Premium Inc................45.67%

13. Hutton Inv. Sr. -- Prec. Met. (r).........45.07%

14. Keystone Prec. Metals (r)..............42.61%

15. Fidelity Sel. Amer. Gold (r)...........40.50%

16. Vanguard Special -- Gold (r)..............38.73%

17. Fidelity Sel. Prec. Mtls. (r)..........37.34%

18. Shearson Lehman Pr. Met. (r)...........36.34%

19. Midas Gold Shs. & Bullion..............34.77%

20. Nomura Pacific Basin...................34.75%

21. International Investors................34.51%

22. Dreyfus Capital Value..................34.45%

23. Dreyfus Strategic Invest...............34.41%

24. MFS Lifetime Global Eq. (r)............32.38%

25. Japan Fund.............................31.62%

FIVE YEARS ENDED 12/31/87

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1. Merrill Lynch Pacific..................305.04%

2. Japan Fund.............................293.37%

3. Vanguard World -- Intl. Growth............291.38%

4. BBK International......................264.58%

5. Putnam Intl. Equities..................217.47%

6. T. Rowe Price Intl. Fund...............206.36%

7. Transatlantic Growth Fund..............192.59%

8. Scudder International..................191.05%

9. Kemper International Fund..............178.53%

10. Alliance International................178.48%

11. Putnam OTC Emerging Growth............174.89%

12. Templeton Foreign.....................174.87%

13. United Intl. Growth...................164.61%

14. GT Pacific Growth Fund................154.85%

15. Fidelity Magellan Fund................152.86%

16. Vanguard High Yield Stk...............152.23%

17. Pru-Bache Utility (r).................150.45%

18. Strong Total Return...................149.06%

19. Phoenix Growth........................148.12%

20. Mutual Qualified Income...............147.55%

21. Mutual Shares.........................148.89%

22. Dodge & Cox Stock.....................146.10%

23. United Income.........................145.75%

24. Federated Stock Trust.................142.60%

25. SoGen International...................142.25%

TEN YEARS ENDED 12/31/87

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1. Fidelity Magellan Fund................1380.04%

2. Loomis-Sayles Capital (x)..............879.86%

3. Twentieth Century Growth...............811.78%

4. International Investors................807.49%

5. Merrill Lynch Pacific..................794.00%

6. Twentieth Century Select...............785.89%

7. New Eng. Growth Fund...................773.55%

8. Weingarten Equity......................716.99%

9. Franklin Gold Fund.....................712.01%

10. Phoenix Stock.........................706.80%

11. Phoenix Growth........................657.50%

12. Lindner Fund (x)(r)...................649.58%

13. Amer. Capital Pace....................644.35%

14. Quasar Associates (x).................641.49%

15. Amev Growth Fund......................637.57%

16. Lehman Capital Fund...................623.47%

17. United Vanguard Fund..................598.13%

18. Japan Fund............................594.94%

19. Evergreen Fund........................583.30%

20. Fidelity Destiny I....................573.59%

21. IDS New Dimensions....................550.63%

22. Shearson Appreciation.................549.55%

23. New York Venture......................545.35%

24. Nicholas Fund (r).....................544.12%

25. Amev Capital Fund.....................542.09%

FIFTEEN YEARS ENDED 12/31/87

RANK/FUND----------------------------------RETURN

1. Twentieth Century Select..............1396.20%

2. Mutual Shares.........................1373.30%

3. Fidelity Magellan Fund................1298.42%

4. International Investors...............1290.56%

5. Twentieth Century Growth..............1183.53%

6. Sequoia Fund (x)......................1145.70%

7. Evergreen Fund........................1084.65%

8. Fidelity Destiny I.....................942.63%

9. Pioneer II.............................905.37%

10. Amer. Capital Comstock................866.02%

11. Fidelity Equity -- Income................815.09%

12. Templeton Growth......................778.13%

13. Oppenheimer Equ. Income...............775.06%

14. Guardian Park Avenue..................773.50%

15. Japan Fund............................709.98%

16. Windsor Fund (x)......................701.63%

17. Amer. Capital Pace....................699.44%

18. Over-the-Counter Sec..................697.36%

19. Loomis-Sayles Capital (x).............693.87%

20. Quasar Associates (x).................683.73%

21. Weingarten Equity.....................682.01%

22. Partners Fund.........................670.55%

23. Acorn Fund (r)........................637.95%

24. New Eng. Growth Fund..................624.76%

25. Financial Indust. Income..............616.34%