Retired investors with a stomach for more risk might consider easing into these funds, says Morningstar's Christine Benz.
Retired investors can tilt their portfolios to the safer side with these funds, says Morningstar's Christine Benz.
Morningstar readers name their favorite core bond funds, TIPS, and allocation vehicles for the middle portion of their portfolios.
We skinny down the number of holdings for this mid-50s couple who wants to make sure their ample portfolio is on the right track.
These intermediate-term offerings have consistently outperformed the Barclays Index, in some cases by taking a different approach.
A handful of intermediate-bond funds are among the best in their category while having lower sensitivity to rate movements.
May was the worst month in over a year for flows to U.S. equities, while many core bond funds are receiving inflows as rising-rate concerns abate.
Whether you're hunting for bargains or seeking simple solutions when investing your 2013 IRA contribution, we've got some ideas for you.
Morningstar's Eric Jacobson runs the gamut with some of his favorite fixed-income funds, including ideas for core, short-term, multisector, high-yield, and muni exposure.
MetWest Total Return Bond has run ahead of its peers this year, with help from its nonagency mortgages and utilities exposure, says comanager Laird Landmann.