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**CFA Practice Question**

The total return for utilities stock mutual funds have a mean of 17.5% and a median of 10%. Based on this information which of the following statements is true?

A. The distribution of total returns for utilities stock mutual fund is negatively skewed.

B. The distribution of total returns for utilities stock mutual fund is positively skewed.

C. The distribution of total returns for utilities stock mutual fund is leptokurtic.

**Explanation:**The distribution is positively skewed since the mean is larger than the median.

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**User Contributed Comments**
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Mikehuynh |
mean > median => positively skewed |