The departure of a long-tenured manager is a big loss for the fund; we lowered our rating to Bronze from Gold.
Youngish manager retirement announcements make waves.
I look back at funds we upgraded to see how they performed.
Fidelity Small Cap Discovery Manager Chuck Myers is expected to return after a six-month sabbatical in 2016.
What to make of recent changes at T. Rowe Price, Fidelity, Artisan, and First Eagle.
DWS announced that it is dropping the name of subadvisor Dreman from three mutual funds, while Vanguard removed Hansberger from a team of subadvisors running Vanguard International Value.
Rabobank finally settles on a buyer for most of Robeco, Fidelity to close Fidelity Small Cap Value, Matthews Asia to launch 2 new funds, and Victory Capital gains independence.
Relative to their categories, Fidelity's stock funds generally fared better than its fixed-income portfolios last year, but several funds in both camps have good long-term prospects.
Searching for good funds where the managers are not named Will or Joel.
Thanks to 2010 inflows, there are no guarantees these funds will be open long.