We reviewed the nominees for Morningstar's Domestic-Stock Fund Manager of the Year in our Jan. 11 Fund Spy. This column will discuss the candidates for International-Stock Fund Manager of the Year. Articles announcing the nominees in the other asset classes will run early next week, and the winners will be revealed on Jan. 24, 2018.
International-stock fund managers encountered favorable conditions in 2017. Most developed markets outside the United States, including the Japanese exchange and several of the larger European ones, posted good gains last year amid increased optimism about their economic and corporate prospects.
William Samuel Rocco does not own shares in any of the securities mentioned above. Find out about Morningstar's editorial policies.