Each of these funds offers access to a useful asset class or strategy, is unique, and has a relatively inexpensive price tag.
Improved measures give investors a clearer view of ETF performance.
We are waving the caution flag regarding price dislocations in Japanese ETFs.
Cost-conscious investors can use ETFs to implement themes similar to those of smart, well-respected active mutual fund managers.
They may not be the value they appear to be.
There are important trade-offs to consider when taking the foreign-currency exposure out of your international-equity ETF.
Performance tends to persist in the short run, but betting on long-term losers can be a winning strategy.
Morningstar's Patty Oey and Dan Rohr and Columbia Acorn's Andreas Waldburg-Wolfegg offer best practices for globe-trotting investors who must navigate choppy waters in today's market.
Investors continued their search for income in May, as the future of monetary policy came into sharp focus during the month.