The Mid Cap Growth style ranks eleventh out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in our 1Q19 Style Ratings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. Last quarter, the Mid Cap Growth style ranked ninth. It gets our Unattractive rating, which is based on an aggregation of ratings of 11 ETFs and 339 mutual funds in the Mid Cap Growth style as of January 25, 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 Mid Cap Growth style ETFs and mutual funds are created the same. The number of holdings varies widely (from 13 to 1712). This variation creates drastically different investment implications and, therefore, ratings.