We see the partial closing of the $30 billion fund as welcome news.
This dividend strategy has shone during market downturns by favoring companies with durable competitive advantages.
Gold-rated Vanguard Dividend Appreciation Index has had strong results and a compelling risk profile over the last decade.
Dividend strategies can look and behave differently from one another depending on how they manage the trade-off between income and dividend growth.
This quality strategy looks beyond past dividend growth.
These five funds are solid defensive plays.
Morningstar's Christine Benz walks investors through the basics of setting up and maintaining a 'bucket' retirement portfolio, including some of her favorite funds for retirees.
Morningstar's Russ Kinnel, Sarah Bush, and Christine Benz highlight their top fund picks for domestic and foreign equity, core bond, inflation-protected securities, and much more.
Comparing active and passive approaches to dividend investing.
When it comes to a fund's long-term payout, quality and growth matter just as much as yield.