AQR's Brian Hurst discusses why trend-following strategies have struggled recently and how his firm is positioning its managed futures portfolios to offer investors a smoother ride.
These funds can be great tools, if you know how they work.
An equity-linked ETF, versus products that hold futures contracts, will give investors more bang for their buck in a rising oil-price environment, say Morningstar's Scott Burns and Abraham Bailin.
The fear of even higher oil prices is more of a threat to the economy today than oil prices at their current levels, says Morningstar's Bob Johnson.
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