Most categories managed to climb a wall of worry as emerging markets and energy revived.
It's a good time to build up your savings.
Short-term challenges aside, several of Artisan's open funds are promising long-term ideas.
Morningstar's Russ Kinnel, Sarah Bush, and Christine Benz highlight their top fund picks for domestic and foreign equity, core bond, inflation-protected securities, and much more.
Their managers may be skilled, but these funds haven't shared economies of scale with investors.
We skinny down the number of holdings for this mid-50s couple who wants to make sure their ample portfolio is on the right track.
Inflows have picked up lately along with performance at tried-and-true Artisan International, but we think it remains a good pick for the long haul.
Morningstar's Russ Kinnel shares three ideas for playing macroeconomic trends, one fund with an interesting fundamental story, and an all-season choice.
A handful of foreign large-cap names, many of them medalist funds, have outperformed in both up and down markets.
A tumultuous conclusion to a challenging 2014.