Morningstar's director of fixed-income research offers his tips for selecting a solid core bond fund along with some of his favorite choices.
Despite equity markets having one of the best Octobers in recent history, U.S. stock funds continue to see robust outflows that could eclipse what we saw in 2008, says Morningstar's Kevin McDevitt.
The muni market still faces challenges, but with careful research and disciplined risk control, muni investors have plenty of opportunity, says Fidelity's Mark Sommer.
Metropolitan West CIO Tad Rivelle says his team is seeing opportunity in high yield, investment-grade financials bonds, and the non-agency mortgage market.
The benchmark index doesn't reflect the true allocations of U.S. bond investors, and the industry needs to look again at corporate-bond index funds or rework the current index, says Vanguard founder Jack Bogle.
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