Stock Investment Analysis

Stock Investment Analysis

Review the investment information for the Fidelity Large Cap Stock Fund (FLCSX) at
http://fundresearch.fidelity.com/mutual-funds/summary/315912402.

Write a four (4) page paper in which you:

1. Assess the year-to-date performance of the FLCSX fund, including the key drivers of the fund
performance, and how the performance of the fund compares to the S&P 500.
2. Evaluate the volatility risks in the fund, providing an assessment of the fund manager’s
performance based on the risk measurements for the fund. Make a recommendation to the fund
manager for improving the performance. Provide a rationale for your recommendation.
3. Compare your assessment of the fund performance to the Morningstar rating for the fund,
indicating your agreement or disagreement with the rating. Provide support for your position.
4. Assess the top 10 holdings in the fund, indicating the level of diversification in the fund. Identify a
company that may impose increased risk and any changes that you would recommend in the
fund composition to improve the fund performance. Provide support for your rationale.