Total return and risk-adjusted performance both support the view that mutual funds , closed - end funds, and exchange - traded funds are not created equal.
This low-cost Gold-rated fund is a pure-play inflation hedge.
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We take a look at a tactical closed - end fund investing strategy.
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 .
It's not your father's industry--thankfully.
There are more options than ever for investing in line with religious beliefs, writes Morningstar senior fund analyst David Kathman.