Morningstar's Model Retirement Saver Portfolios
For investors who are accumulating assets for retirement, we create strategic ETF and mutual fund portfolios.
Note: This article is part of Morningstar's 5-Point Retirement Portfolio Checkup special report.
Investors who watch a lot of financial television might assume that the key to successful portfolio management is constant activity, all with an eye toward staying a step ahead of the crowd. If you invested based on the news flow, you'd be downplaying the eurozone and energy stocks right now, while perhaps emphasizing defensive hedges like long-term Treasuries and precious-metals equities.