This broad-basket commodity exchange-traded fund uses market-price signals to construct its index--with mixed results.
We also take a look at how a retirement portfolio would have fared without a dedicated cash component.
How would our aggressive bucket portfolio have fared before, during, and after the bear market?
Morningstar.com readers comment about the inflationary threat and best investments to hedge against it.
Plus, a strong mid-cap fund reopens, manager changes, and more.
Consider small-cap, TIPS, real estate, commodity, and distressed-security funds.
Today we'll take a look at which funds can do the heavy lifting in your portfolio (core funds) and which funds deserve a look for their diversifying features. You can compare these choices with your own portfolio and see if you might want to do a little rebalancing. Core Funds When I start building ...