The risks of frontier markets become more visible in a persistent slow global growth environment.
A handful of foreign large-cap names, many of them medalist funds, have outperformed in both up and down markets.
In part three of our series, we examine how some of the biggest overseas large-cap funds stack up on the 'active share' measure.
We take a look at foreign large-blend funds that bear little resemblance to the benchmark MSCI EAFE index.
Readers say diversification and exposure to good companies call for looking beyond the U.S.
With the dollar stronger than it's been in years, readers share their opinions on whether it pays to hedge currency risk.
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.
Get our read on global market valuations and performance, strategies for your overseas allocation, plus our favorite investments in foreign developed and emerging markets.
Despite a proliferation of diversification alternatives, high-quality bonds have provided the best antidote to equities over the past decade.
In this 60-minute roundtable report, Morningstar's Russ Kinnel, Ben Johnson, John Rekenthaler, and Christine Benz dissect indexing's popularity, index versus active fund performance, and how investors can effectively blend the best of both in a portfolio.