Morningstar's top strategists discuss their tips for investing in a rising-rate environment, where equity values lie, and some of their favorite investment ideas right now in this special midyear roundtable.
Buffett has the discipline to guide capital back into his firm rather than use it for dividend payouts, but most companies are better off distributing excess cash to shareholders, says Morningstar's Josh Peters.
Morningstar's head of alternatives research Nadia Papagiannis describes the flavors of long-short equity funds, which can hedge investors' equity risk exposure, along with three funds that top her watch list.
The Kumbayah ETF Some ETFs target environmentally or socially conscious investors. Which is fine, but some of these products appear to be more concerned about sounding earthy crunchy rather than just being so. The iShares TM CDN Jantzi Social Index fund (Toronto ticker, I kid you not, 'XEN') is ...