Total return and risk-adjusted performance both support the view that mutual funds , closed - end funds, and exchange - traded funds are not created equal.
Average fees paid by ETF investors have fallen over the last decade as low-cost options gain popularity and large flows create economies of scale.
First Trust Intermediate Duration Preferred & Income Fund Declares its Monthly Common Share Distribution of $0.1625 Per Share for May
We take a look at a tactical closed - end fund investing strategy.
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ETFs can offer better tax efficiency, but mainly in the domestic-equity realm.
The Federal Reserve's bond purchases are contributing to greater inflows into fixed-income funds, while demand for stock funds is near multiyear lows.
In-kind redemptions give ETFs an edge in tax efficiency, but other factors are bigger when comparing them with mutual funds .
There are more options than ever for investing in line with religious beliefs, writes Morningstar senior fund analyst David Kathman.
Warren Buffett's No. 1 rule applies to every stock investor