How to choose the best mutual fund for your 401k

Diversification and a safety margin are important factors when choosing mutual funds for your 401k. 7 Best 401k Mutual Funds

1. BACIX

The BlackRok Energy Opportunities Fund (BACIX) offers exposure to the energy sector as a whole.

2. VFIAX

Admiral shares of the Vanguard 500 Index Fund (VFIAX) track the benchmark S&P 500 index.

3. OPGSX

The Invesco Gold and Precious Minerals Fund (OPGSX) holds a wide variety of international mining companies.

4. VEUAX

The JPMorgan Europe Dynamic Fund (VEUAX) provides investors with access to leading European stocks

5. PRMSX

Provides exposure to a number of Chinese companies through the T. Rowe Price Emerging Markets Stock Fund (PRMSX).

6. GVALX

A fund that invests in hundreds of high-quality value stocks, Gotham Large Value Fund (GVALX).

7. VITAX

Invest in the United States' technology sector with Vanguard Information Technology Fund (VITAX).