This ETF takes less credit risk than most of its peers, so it offers a lower yield, but its cost advantage gives it a durable edge.
A portfolio of low-cost index funds isn't a bad starting point for the average investor.
These intermediate-term bond funds have grown the most as PIMCO's flagship has shrunk.
A handful of funds have gotten all the love in the wake of Bill Gross' departure from PIMCO, but investors can widen their scope.
International-equity funds--particularly currency-hedged funds--were the biggest beneficiaries of new investor dollars in March, continuing a broader trend over the last several years.
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.
Short of an unlikely breach of investor trust, Morningstar’s Ben Johnson thinks the fund giant will continue its momentum.
Five frequently asked questions for shell-shocked fund investors.
Investors are keeping the faith in actively managed bond funds but using index products almost everywhere else.
But passive equity and alternative strategies continue to draw interest.