Hitting singles and doubles is the way alternatives should play the game, and investors should not expect a gain of 20%-30% from these vehicles, says Alpha Capital manager Brad Alford.
Better investing through leverage.
Despite their complexities, investing in convertible securities and market-neutral strategies makes sense amid heightened volatility and uncertainty, says Calamos Investments' John Calamos.
The outlook for bonds is just as cloudy as ever, but Morningstar's Miriam Sjoblom and Marta Norton offer helpful tips for setting the right expectations and creating a game plan in today's challenging bond market.
A brand-new award for some experienced alternative mutual fund managers.
These alternative funds offer relief for investors seeking downside protection.
This screen is a good starting point for navigating an eclectic group of "alternative" options.
Plus, Janus reshuffles, Vanguard defends active funds, PIMCO Total Return and Fairholme updates, and more.