Most of Morningstar's top Medalists are shining in a pack of broad returns.
China Netcom's fixed-line business continues to decline.
Top managers continue to find opportunities for some new-money purchases, while taking full advantage of a rising stock market to book gains in shares trading above their fair value estimates.
In addition to building American Century , Stowers also was a noted philanthropist in the area of health-care research.
T. Rowe Price seeks permission to create actively managed ETFs that are not transparent, a corporate-bond manager leaves PIMCO, and new managers are named to Oppenheimer Moderate and Ivy Global Natural Resources.
Top managers were finding new places to put money to work and adding to existing high-conviction ideas in the first quarter.
A handful of funds have gotten all the love in the wake of Bill Gross' departure from PIMCO, but investors can widen their scope.
Many of our favorite value-leaning funds have been investing in the sector for a long while.