Morningstar's Christine Benz recommends these tried-and-true value-leaning stock funds, still-open foreign-stock favorites, and TIPS funds for investors who want to tilt against the grain.
They're not all contrarian plays.
These top investment managers put new money to work in several wide-moat names, including United Technologies.
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.
Stock, fund, and ETF ideas for investors who are putting new money to work and don't mind some short-term volatility along the way.
A group of top managers continue to keep looking for good investment opportunities, while taking full advantage of a rising (and potentially overvalued) market to book some gains.
Our model portfolio continues to outpace the market.
Despite their rosy returns during the recent rally, these bull-market stars posted big losses in 2008.
Top managers continue to exercise a lot of patience as they look for buying opportunities in a U.S. equity market that has risen close to 40% since the start of 2013.
Our picks from the ideas of some of the best investment minds around.