Funds with lots of mining exposure are riding high lately after a terrible 2008.
Small-value and real-estate funds stand out in otherwise dismal year.
Plus, news on Bear Stearns, Merrill Lynch, Oppenheimer, Vanguard, and more.
A growth maverick shares his ideas.
A recent slump could be creating some opportunity in the smallest of the small.
Back by popular demand, here's our semiannual listing of 10 interesting fund stats. For our early 2005 version, click here . 36%, 43%, and 19% The percent of assets in closed funds in the small-cap value, small-cap blend, and small-cap growth categories. Yes, indeed, most of the best managers are ...