Most categories managed to climb a wall of worry as emerging markets and energy revived.
Covered-call closed-end funds can benefit when volatility rises, but recent returns have been disappointing.
Wide divergence in returns highlights the importance of knowing what you own.
These two global blue-chip funds make good portfolio centerpieces.
These funds should deliver solid long-term results with modest volatility.
These world-stock funds still have long-term appeal.
Most of these world-stock funds have gotten off to good starts.
With bargains scarce, let managers with a huge canvas make the decisions.
These low-risk options make good portfolio anchors in uncertain times.