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Morningstar readers name their favorite core bond funds, TIPS, and allocation vehicles for the middle portion of their portfolios.
A group of top managers remains cautious and commits more capital to traditional defensive sectors, while taking advantage of a rising (and potentially overvalued) market to book some gains.
Boring investments tend to keep people in their seats, which leads to better outcomes, says Morningstar's director of personal finance.
The pickings continue to get slimmer for a proven group of top fund managers as the market continues to trade around its all-time high.
Our top managers continue to put money into wide-moat firms.
Investors tend to capture more available returns in balanced funds due to a smoother ride.
A closer look at our process.
Morningstar readers share how they're focusing on income producers in their retirement accounts while others address what they're doing with cash in a fully valued market.