Significant outflows have stymied the fund company, but the firm's depth of resources and shift to a more collaborative culture are reasons to be optimistic.
Morningstar's Russ Kinnel discusses what impact outflows and inflows are having on Fidelity Contrafund, PIMCO Total Return, MetWest Total Return, and Dodge & Cox Income.
Investors are keeping the faith in actively managed bond funds but using index products almost everywhere else.
Recent sales underscore the perils of timing interest-rate changes--and the virtue of patience.
Nontraditional bond funds may prove more resilient when rates rise, but watch out for credit risk.
Early indications suggest DoubleLine, Metropolitan West, and Dodge & Cox may be benefiting from Bill Gross' departure.
An update on our Fund Analyst Rating changes and what we're continuing to monitor as the firm works to stabilize itself after Bill Gross' departure.
The big names in this category have more to prove before we can fully recommend them, says Morningstar's Eric Jacobson.
It's not just a matter of lowering your market risk, says senior alternatives analyst Josh Charney.
For a small category, the world-bond group features a confusing array of choices.