Should You Join the Crowd on 6 of the Hottest-Selling Funds?
Many of these funds are gaining investors who are fleeing PIMCO Total Return.
Fund flows tell us what’s on investors’ minds. I’m guessing many of you are contemplating buying some of the funds at the top of fund flow charts and selling some at the bottom. So, I thought I’d take a look at some of the actively managed funds that we rate near the top and bottom and shed light on their flows for the past 12 months ended in April 2015.
You’ll notice that a big theme is investors seeking out replacements for PIMCO Total Return (PTTRX) in the wake of Bill Gross’ dramatic departure in fall 2014.
Russel Kinnel has a position in the following securities mentioned above: PTTRX, DODFX, VBTLX, DODIX. Find out about Morningstar’s editorial policies.