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2015/01/15
These alternatives managers did more with less.
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2015/01/20
Health-care and dollar hedges helped funds to standout returns in 2014.
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2012/04/13
AQR's Michael Mendelson touts the advantages of commodities and leverage as they tend to provide a greater reward in his fund for the same level of risk as in traditional portfolios.
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2013/09/18
These quality funds with smaller asset bases have portfolios built around solid companies.
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2015/01/14
Stock, fund, and ETF ideas for investors who are putting new money to work and don't mind some short-term volatility along the way.
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2012/02/29
These high-yield bond funds weathered 2008 reasonably well and are still going strong.
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2011/01/28
These funds can form Part 2 of a two-part short-term fund.
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2011/01/28
These noteworthy funds show investors the money.
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2012/03/21
Diversification isn't just for stock investors.
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2015/01/07
Declining fuel prices stoked great returns at several of these companies, but that's not a lasting advantage.
Sign-up for 2014's Biggest Stock Winners: Is There Any Gas Left in the Tank? / published by: Five-Star Investor investment picks
2015/01/21
Several Medalist funds are holding large cash stakes, giving U.S. stocks a wide berth.
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2015/01/07
Corporate social responsibility can make good business sense, but the investment options can be a little pricey.
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2011/02/02
Don't be caught off guard by taxation of nontraditional ETPs.
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2011/01/26
Premiums and discounts on your bond ETF aren't as bad as you think.
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2010/12/08
Product proliferation in the fixed-income space supports portfolio-construction flexibility.
Sign-up for Create Your Own Bond Portfolio Using ETFs / published by: ETF Specialist investment picks
2014/09/18
As a growing number of new ETFs straddle the line between active and passive, investors are faced with a dizzying array of increasingly complex choices. Here's the compass you need to navigate.
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2015/01/09
Both iShares and Vanguard have their strongest flows ever.
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2015/01/14
Bond ladder ETFs can reduce cost and risk and can increase liquidity. However, investors should be aware of some potential drawbacks.
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2015/01/20
Fidelity follows PIMCO's footsteps in launching actively managed bond ETFs.
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2015/01/17
Active managers will now have to demonstrate that they can outperform after deducting the influence of easily measurable factor exposures.
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2015/01/16
This fund provides low-cost exposure to Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities, which can protect investors from long-term unexpected inflation.
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2015/01/21
As retailers have fallen under pressure to start the year, we look at retail ETFs for investors who see a buying opportunity.
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2010/06/07
A closer look at the fine print in annuity guarantees.
Sign-up for Locking In Retirement Income Is Tricky / published by: Ecology of Money investment picks
2011/01/27
Investors have lost more than $160 billion in structured and complex income investments, says John Wasik.
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2011/04/06
Columnist John F.
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2012/07/22
Viewers of this week's midyear financial checkup had plenty on their minds.
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2013/09/08
The Fed's taper dominated the headlines in August, but investors were looking for undervalued stocks, yield, and international opportunities.
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2013/10/13
International opportunities, income, and M&A activity were on investors' minds in September.
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2015/01/14
Factors outside management's control will determine the extent of earnings improvements over the medium term, writes Morningstar’s Jim Sinegal.
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2015/01/16
We like wide-moat Intel's long-term positioning, but investors should seek a wider margin of safety before buying, writes Morningstar's Peter Wahlstrom.
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