'Smart beta' funds battle with Bogle on the best way to index
On Breakfast with Benjamin : Jack Bogle recommends a firm grip on U.S. stocks. Plus: The tide is turning in favor of active management, the oil-price slide is spreading across the commodities markets, and OPEC fades as a cartel.
UPDATE: Unmasking the Big Oil lobbyists whose words sow distraction
Legendary Vanguard founder invests only in U.S. and, of course, in index funds.
Friday's Breakfast with Benjamin menu also includes: There's always John Bogle ... or not; how much insider trading is now legal, about that spike in gold and the battle between oil and stocks is about to turn.
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Dec. 8-12: Select the best domestic, foreign, bond, and diversifying investments for your portfolio with frameworks, ratings, and research from Morningstar.
UPDATE: U.S. stocks snap 3-day losing streak but close below intraday highs
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