Four candidates stood out from their growth counterparts.
There are more options than ever for investing in line with religious beliefs, writes Morningstar senior fund analyst David Kathman .
T. Rowe Price Real Estate's long-term focus can lead to underwhelming results in frothy markets but has paid off over time.
Silver-rated BBH Core Select's penchant for blue chips at bargain prices has paid off over time, but it does tend to trail in bull markets.
Investors often underestimate the virtues of risk control at the worst possible times.
Shining the light on medalist funds that have little in common with their benchmarks.
Although performance can be lumpy, Silver-rated ClearBridge Aggressive Growth has delivered great returns by holding on to fast-growing, quality businesses for the long haul.
These stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds would be worthy core options for buy-and-hold investors.
Our Ultimate Stock-Pickers Index continues to beat the market even as relatively few of our top managers are outperforming the S&P 500.