The Templeton Global manager discusses recent Europe bond volatility, the outlook for the dollar and emerging markets, plus the need for a dynamic approach to international bonds.
The improving housing market will be a key contributor to growth in 2015, says Morningstar's Bob Johnson.
The fact that the Fed minutes were a non-event this week is a good sign for its communication policy. Plus, Wal-Mart shares a good buy for the patient, and more.
We dig into recent performance, the role of reforms, and concentration issues with some emerging-markets indexes.
Multiple risks brewing in China may be tempered by continued accommodative central bank policies, says Morningstar Investment Management's Francisco Torralba.
There is some improvement, but uncertainty looms, says Morningstar's Bob Johnson.
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The predictable income and total return of a dividend-stock portfolio is suitable for retirees and savers alike, says Morningstar's Josh Peters.
This week's retail sales report was not so hot to stoke fears of Fed tightening, but not so cold to raise recession fears. Plus, Williams follows Kinder's lead, and more.
Recent indicators point to higher wages and an increase in job openings, while an uptick in tax collections led to a smaller-than-expected federal budget deficit.