These pages hold the keys to the mutual fund kingdom.
High-cost funds are an even worse bet than you think.
Capital gains payouts soared in 2007.
The good one-fund shops focus on making their clients' money grow alongside their own.
Find out where Vanguard, Putnam, and Fidelity ranked.
A look at the top and bottom of the mutual fund charts.
There are some winners amid the dross.
Who would you pick as your favorite for Manager of the Year?
Don't hibernate until January--these four funds look good right now.
Some fund companies are still launching trendy funds.
Why investors are fleeing these funds in droves.
A new wave of manager and executive departures leads us to downgrade Janus.
These funds have enough stability that you can depend on their being well managed rain or shine.
An update of the performance of our Fund Analyst Picks.
Why 5-stars and low expenses are a winning combination.
Subprime woes claim a category thought to be low-risk.
Our actively managed bond picks fared well against the Lehman Brothers Aggregate.
Will a financial bubble crush small caps and hedge funds?
Muni investing can be pretty easy.
Thumbs up or thumbs down on the most important manager changes.
Former International Stock Manager of the Year did right thing for fundholders.
A preview of Morningstar's Annual Investment Conference.
A close-up look at the mutual funds with the greatest inflows in 2007.
Some of the best youngish managers around.
Which funds cut expense ratios the most?
Most of the good ones are closed--but not all.
Through the first quarter, our domestic-stock fund picks lead the Wilshire 5000.
We went looking for stock funds that go their own way.
These mutual funds are looking a tad bloated.
Are ETF launches spinning out of control?
Bad funds, bad funds, what ya gonna do?
Fund Analyst Picks pick up where stars leave off.
This long-neglected type of mutual fund is worth another look.
But don't put them in a taxable account!
Did hedge funds get tipped to fund trades?
What we dug up in the footnotes.
Four ways you can cut your tax bill.
Our best and worst picks in 2006.
Turnover and manager investment info need a tune-up.
What's the most improved fund shop? You might be surprised.
Vote for your pick!
A strong third quarter for our picks.
We evaluate the star rating as a predictor of future returns.
I chose my top 10 managers--now it's your turn.
Kickback scandal shakes up the mutual fund industry.
Recognizing some of the greatest stock fund managers of all time.
It's Marsico vs. Janus and Fidelity vs. Vanguard!
Plus, Fidelity Disciplined Equity manager change and DWS Scudder head steps down.
We take a closer look at fund-company trading.