The Vanguard 500 Index, Dodge & Cox International Stock and Rydex Consumer Leisure funds are the best mutual funds to invest in as of 2015 according to investing website InvestorPlace. InvestorPlace also recommends the Loomis Sayles Retail Bond fund for bond investors.
The funds recommended by InvestorPlace represent a diverse set of growing sectors in the economy, making them ideal for balancing profit and risk for investors. The Vanguard 500 allocates its investments among the 500 companies in the S&P 500 index, while the Dodge & Cox International Stock fund invests primarily in European stocks to avoid volatility in Asian markets. The Rydex Consumer Leisure Fund focuses on entertainment and service companies such as Disney and Starbucks.