Although these conservatively positioned equity, balanced, and bond funds have lagged recently, they should serve investors well in more-volatile markets.
Funds that held up better than their peers in 2008 soon may not compare as favorably, as five-year returns move forward.
Who's in front heading 'round the bend?
Schwab International Index fund gets a new benchmark and more.
Plus, a First Eagle manager resigns, Putnam fires manager, and more.