Mutual fund
Parnassus Mid Cap Growth Fund
Ticker PARNXMember of USSIFsocially responsible
Fund manager
Parnassus
Gender equality score
Gender equality score

40
/ 100 points
Overall score
Average Equileap Gender Equality Score of fund holdings, weighted by market value
Peer rank
Group ranking

D
34.4
percentile

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Group: U.S. Equity Fund

Ranking: 1,592 out of 2,426 funds


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Gender balance in leadership and workforce
Gender balance in leadership and workforce
21/40
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Equal compensation and work life balance
Equal compensation and work life balance
4/30
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Policies promoting gender equality
Policies promoting gender equality
15/20
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Commitment, transparency, and accountability
Commitment, transparency, and accountability
0/10
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Member of USSIF
This fund is a member of a sustainable and responsible investing group, and has a posted policy on their consideration of diversity and equal employment opportunity policies and practices relating to employees, company ownership or contractors.
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Top scoring holdings
Top scoring holdings
The top 10 holdings in this portfolio with the best scores on the Equileap Gender Scorecard. In the case of ties, the holding with more assets invested is listed higher.
  • 1. Illumina Inc
    2.28% of assets
    $17.51M invested
  • 2. Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc
    1.39% of assets
    $10.69M invested
  • 3. Splunk Inc
    1.98% of assets
    $15.21M invested
  • 4. Ansys Inc
    2.06% of assets
    $15.8M invested
  • 5. Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc
    1.99% of assets
    $15.29M invested
  • 6. Morningstar Inc
    2.24% of assets
    $17.2M invested
  • 7. Veeva Systems Inc Class A
    3.41% of assets
    $26.16M invested
  • 8. Agilent Technologies Inc
    4.12% of assets
    $31.64M invested
  • 9. MarketAxess Holdings Inc
    3.49% of assets
    $26.76M invested
  • 10. Lululemon Athletica Inc
    2.08% of assets
    $15.97M invested
Bottom scoring holdings
Bottom scoring holdings
The bottom 10 holdings in this portfolio with the worst scores on the Equileap Gender Scorecard. In the case of ties, the holding with more assets invested is listed higher.
  • 1. Old Dominion Freight Line Inc Ordinary Shares
    2.25% of assets
    $17.25M invested
  • 2. Angi Inc Class A
    1.64% of assets
    $12.59M invested
  • 3. Coupa Software Inc
    1.51% of assets
    $11.57M invested
  • 4. O'Reilly Automotive Inc
    2.37% of assets
    $18.24M invested
  • 5. Match Group Inc
    3.2% of assets
    $24.56M invested
  • 6. The Trade Desk Inc Class A
    1.93% of assets
    $14.86M invested
  • 7. Pool Corp
    4.64% of assets
    $35.64M invested
  • 8. CoStar Group Inc
    3.07% of assets
    $23.58M invested
  • 9. Align Technology Inc
    0.77% of assets
    $5.91M invested
  • 10. Cintas Corp
    2.38% of assets
    $18.28M invested
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Financial performance
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Gender Equality and Returns
Returns chart for Parnassus Mid Cap Growth Fund
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The figure above charts annualized returns and Gender Equality Fund grades. The orange marker represents this fund. The purple marker (if present) represents an assigned benchmark. Blue dots represent funds in the same Morningstar category as this fund. Dark gray dots represent funds in the same grading group as this fund. Returns are for the most recent available for this fund of 1, 3, 5, or 10 year annualized returns. The higher a fund is marked on the Y axis, the better its returns for the specified time period. The higher a fund is marked on the X axis, the better its Gender Equality Funds group ranking. Read more on the How it Works page.
Benchmarking tool
Current fund
PARNX
Parnassus Mid Cap Growth Fund
Family
Parnassus
Category
Mid-Cap Growth
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 6/30/22
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: S&P 500
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower 10-yr returns 
3.37% less  in annualized returns
Lower overall gender equality score 
10 / 100 points lower
Lower gender balance in leadership and workforce score 
4 / 40 points lower
Lower equal compensation and work life balance score 
2 / 30 points lower
Lower policies promoting gender equality score 
3 / 20 points lower
Same commitment, transparency, and accountability score 
0 / 10 points 
Current fund
PARNX
Parnassus Mid Cap Growth Fund
Family
Parnassus
Category
Mid-Cap Growth
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 6/30/22
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: S&P 500
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower 10-yr returns 
3.37% less  in annualized returns
Lower overall gender equality score 
10 / 100 points lower
Lower gender balance in leadership and workforce score 
4 / 40 points lower
Lower equal compensation and work life balance score 
2 / 30 points lower
Lower policies promoting gender equality score 
3 / 20 points lower
Same commitment, transparency, and accountability score 
0 / 10 points 
Current fund
PARNX
Parnassus Mid Cap Growth Fund
Family
Parnassus
Category
Mid-Cap Growth
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 6/30/22
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: S&P 500
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower 10-yr returns 
3.37% less  in annualized returns
Lower overall gender equality score 
10 / 100 points lower
Lower gender balance in leadership and workforce score 
4 / 40 points lower
Lower equal compensation and work life balance score 
2 / 30 points lower
Lower policies promoting gender equality score 
3 / 20 points lower
Same commitment, transparency, and accountability score 
0 / 10 points 
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Gender-lens analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Overall gender equality score
This fund
PARNX - Parnassus Mid Cap Growth Fund
-33.08%
0.04%
2.85%
9.54%
40  / 100 points
Benchmark
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
-10.64%
11%
11%
13%
50  / 100 points
Fund compared to benchmark
 
-22.44%
-10.52%
-8.42%
-3.37%
10  / 100 points lower
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