What they are, where they came from, where they're going--and how to evaluate them.
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.
This fund's high-quality tilt can help diversify and protect an investor's portfolio.
Strategic beta funds have seen substantial inflows recently, but investors should approach them with a healthy skepticism and a keen eye on costs, says Morningstar's Ben Johnson.
UPDATE: The Nasdaq that just eclipsed an all-time closing high is a very different index
These index funds and ETFs provide a lot of diversification at a very low cost.
S&P 500 back for another crack at trendline -2-
S&P 500 back for another crack at trendline resistance
UPDATE: How a robot can offer sound financial advice