It's all aboard for CSX, among others, in the index's quarterly rebalancing.
Panelists at the Morningstar 2013 ETF Invest Conference addressed trending topics of high-yield duration, bank-loan vehicles, near-term credit and interest-rate risk, and the tendency for bond ETFs to smooth volatility.
The broad stock runup in the first half of 2013 was a boon to ClearBridge Aggressive Growth, and comanager Evan Bauman says that the fund is well-positioned for the market going forward.
Lackluster ADP data suggest that August's mediocre job growth likely seeped into September, too, says Morningstar's Bob Johnson.
Brand recognition and product innovation keep the firm's moat wide.
Combined flows for actively and passively managed stock funds are on pace to put 2013 in record territory.
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