U.S.-based stock funds net first cash this month -Lipper

NEW YORK, July 13 (Reuters) - Investors upped their stakes in U.S.-based equity funds for the first time in four weeks, Lipper data showed on Thursday, adding $3.5 billion to stocks in the latest week.

Taxable bond funds recorded $949 million in inflows during the week ended July 12, the data showed. (Reporting by Trevor Hunnicutt)