The Large Cap Blend style ranks first out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in our 1Q19 Style Ratings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. Last quarter, the Large Cap Blend style ranked second. It gets our Very Attractive rating, which is based on an aggregation of ratings of 79 ETFs and 753 mutual funds in the Large Cap Blend style as of January 22, 2019. See a recap of our 4Q18 Style Ratings here.
Figures 1 and 2 show the five best and worst rated ETFs and mutual funds in the style. Not all Large Cap Blend style ETFs and mutual funds are created the same. The number of holdings varies widely (from 13 to 1508). This variation creates drastically different investment implications and, therefore, ratings.