Alex Bryan discusses some possible consequences.
We've recently brought Graco under analyst coverage -- and we've awarded it a wide economic moat rating, to boot.
Recent volatility provides a good reason for retirees to check up on their portfolios--but don't overdo it.
The firm has new approaches to managing healthcare needs.
On this week's podcast, guides on navigating foreign stock funds, integrating target date funds into your portfolio, and whether or not we are heading into a recession.
Don't overlook LKQ Corporation. Here's why.
Morningstar Investment Management's Dan Kemp talks inverted bond yield curves and whether a recession is in the cards.
Gregg Wolper explains the similarities to and differences from investing in U.S. stock funds.
Dan Sotiroff provides some guidance on handling these funds.
Managers were attracted to industrials, energy, and technology stocks.
Ariel's Rupal Bhansali explains why telecommunications stocks are attractive today.
Josh Charlson discusses ways to use target-date strategies in your own portfolio.
Morningstar forecasts high dividend-growth potential for some utilities and less for others.
On this week's podcast, custody banks, the costs of poor timing, and Ariel's take on the market.
Custody banks may be moaty, but they face a tough pricing environment.
Manager Rupal Bhansali offers her insight into current risks and returns.
Picking among Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities funds is actually pretty easy, as only a handful really deserve attention.
Russ Kinnel offers four picks ranging from aggressive to conservative.
Scotts' leadership in hydroponic equipment provides broad cannabis industry exposure.
Russ Kinnel shares some key takeaways from his latest investor-returns research.
Christine Benz discusses how to protect your portfolio from a stock-market sell-off.
These Morningstar Medalists all earn Morningstar Ratings of 2 stars or less.
On this week's podcast, picks for upstream energy stocks, T.Rowe Price large-cap funds, and tax efficiency of different fund types.
Wide-moat Intel shares look very attractive, while no-moat AMD shares are overvalued.
Stellar stock-picking sets up these funds for success.
Diamondback Energy and Continental Resources look especially appealing.
These funds provide foreign-stock exposure but keep a lid on risk.
Mary Beth Franklin reviews the options available to surviving spouses when their partner pre-deceases them.
Ben Johnson examines tax cost and tax efficiency by fund type.
We think the dividend payouts on these names are sustainable.
Keith Lee, manager of Gold-rated Brown Capital Management Small Company, shares his take.
The managers of Gold-rated Brown Capital Management Small Company share two of their favorite small-cap ideas.
These industries are the most undervalued in the healthcare sector, owing to potential U.S. drug pricing reforms coming out of Washington.
A roundup of the latest outlooks from PIMCO, PGIM, and JP Morgan.
Women are making inroads on corporate boards of S&P 500 companies, but there's still room for improvement.
Russ Kinnel looks at what prompted upgrades for these four funds.
Solid brands, innovative products, and lean manufacturing contribute to Polaris' wide economic moat.
Christine Benz discusses the implications of the Federal Reserve lowering interest rates for the first time in a decade.
Get a sneak peek at longtime Oakmark fund manager Bill Nygren's appearance on The Long View podcast.
Asset growth hasn't impeded the performance of these Gold-rated funds.
On this week's podcast, a high-quality stock to watch, the popularity of passive funds, and what makes data centers attractive.
The firms that holdi network-dense properties are best positioned.
There's a lot to like about narrow-moat Coupa, but shares are fairly valued today.
How much foreign exposure you need and where to find it.
Putnam Equity Income earns a Fund Analyst Rating of Bronze.
Working longer can help you save more for retirement, but it isn't always possible.
We think narrow-moat Kroger is well positioned to compete.
Senior analyst Kevin McDevitt breaks down the fund flows data and discusses what's driving assets into passive products.
On this week's podcast, the pitfalls of market-cap-weighted indexing, what M&A activity means for payment processors, and floating-rate funds.
With cannabis' popularity already growing, widening legalization will further catalyze demand.