Mutual Funds Articles

  1. LWBOX, SBLTX, LWCPX: 3 Top Legg Mason Fixed-Income Funds

    Discover the three best mutual funds administered and managed by Legg Mason and its subsidiaries that specialize in investing ...
  2. DODGX, DODWX, DODFX: Top Dodge & Cox Funds for Retirement

    Mutual fund firm Dodge & Cox sells a lineup of straightforward funds to provide a balanced retirement portfolio; most have ...
  3. FLPSX,SHRAX,VIMSX,VTSMX: Top Mutual Fund Holders of Seagate

    Discover the top five largest mutual fund holders of Seagate Technology shares, and learn if their investment styles can ...
  4. VTSMX,PRBLX,PRFDX: Mutual Fund Holders of Applied Materials

    Discover the top four largest mutual fund holders of Applied Materials shares, and determine if their investment strategy ...
  5. Domini's Highest Performing Fund Since Inception (DSEFX)

    Discover Domini Social Investments, and learn about various characteristics of its highest-performing mutual fund, the Domini ...
  6. FPURX: Introducing Fidelity Puritan Fund's Top Holdings

    Learn about one of Fidelity Investment's oldest mutual funds, the Fidelity Puritan Fund, and read about the fund's top holdings.
  7. AWSHX: American Funds Washington Mutual Investors

    Learn about American Funds Washington Mutual Investors Fund, a highly rated growth and income fund from Capital Group, and ...
  8. FAMRX, FASGX, FSANX: Introducing Fidelity Target Risk Funds

    Get a brief overview of Fidelity's seven target risk funds, with a description of each fund's asset allocation and expense ...
  9. CBLAX,NINDX,NTIAX,RDLAX: Top Columbia Funds for Retirement

    Discover the advantages of using mutual funds to diversify your retirement savings. Learn which Columbia Funds build the ...
  10. VFINX,VTSMX,VINIX: Top 3 Mutual Fund Holders of IBM

    Discover the top four largest mutual fund holders of IBM shares, and decide if their investment portfolios could improve ...
  11. BRBPX, FCPEX, VSEQX, NMIAX: 4 Top Quant Mutual Funds

    Discover detailed analyses of the four best quantitatively driven mutual funds, and learn about their characteristics and ...
  12. HBLAX, HQIAX, IHGIX, HGIYX: Hartford Funds for Retirement

    Discover five mutual funds from The Hartford Funds that create a well balanced and profitable base for your retirement savings ...
  13. EISMX: Eaton Vance's Highest Performing Fund

    Find out about Eaton Vance's top performing fund , the Atlanta Capital SMID-Cap Fund, and why it ranks as one of the top ...
  14. VCSAX, FDFAX, RYCIX: Dividend-Paying Consumer Staples Funds

    Learn about the consumer staples sector, including performance in 2016, and the top three high-yield dividend consumer staples ...
  15. DRIOX: Driehaus' Highest Performing Mutual Fund

    Learn about Driehaus Capital Management's highest-performing fund since inception, the International Small Cap Growth Fund, ...
  16. Profiting Off of Increased Mortgage Rates (PTRIX,FMSFX,VMBSX)

    Learn why mutual funds that invest in mortgage-backed securities (MBS) are worth a look for investors wanting to capitalize ...
  17. DSEEX, PXTIX: Smart Beta Mutual Funds vs. Smart Beta ETFs

    These two smart beta mutual funds offer potential, but are their ETF counterparts a better option?
  18. APGCX, ANAGX, ABTHX, AGDAX: Top AllianceBernstein Funds

    Discover the four best mutual funds administered and managed by AllianceBernstein that invest in fixed income securities ...
  19. HHBUX: Hancock Horizon's Highest-Performing Mutual Fund

    Discover the Hancock Horizons Burkenroad Small Cap Fund, a unique fund that invests in companies located in the Gulf Coast ...
  20. VTSMX, VGTSX: Portfolio Making with Vanguard Mutual Funds

    Find out how to construct the ideal investment portfolio utilizing Vanguard's tools, resources and the company's low-cost ...
  21. AQMNX, ASANX, QSPNX: Top 3 AQR Alternative Investment Funds

    Discover AQR funds, and learn about three of its top alternative investment strategy mutual funds based on assets under management ...
  22. MLDAX, MAPPX, CPOAX: Top Morgan Stanley Funds for Retirement

    Learn how to use mutual funds from Morgan Stanley to create a high-growth retirement savings portfolio with global diversification.
  23. BCSSX, JGMAX, PRNHX: Overview of Small-Cap Growth Funds

    Discover three small-cap growth mutual funds for bull and bear markets with a complete summary of each fund's management, ...
  24. VWAHX, VWEHX, VWITX: Top Vanguard Fixed Income Funds

    Discover analyses of three Vanguard fixed-income funds that have historically outperformed their benchmark indexes, and learn ...
  25. FSDIX, VDIGX, FEQTX, VEIPX: Top Dividend Paying Equity Funds

    Discover five of the best dividend-paying mutual funds that primarily invest in U.S. equities, and learn about the characteristics ...
  26. WLTAX, IBNAX, WLGAX, IVDAX: Ivy Funds for Retirement

    Discover four Ivy Funds for diversification of retirement savings. Create a conservative and profitable portfolio using award-winning ...
  27. Top Funds to Short Emerging Markets (UFPIX, UVPIX, BLSIX)

    Explore the best mutual funds for shorting equities in emerging markets, with strategies that include double leverage and ...
  28. FSANX,FBALX,FGBLX,FDYSX: Fidelity Balanced Allocation Funds

    Find out about the five balanced allocation mutual funds that Fidelity Investments offers for investors with moderate levels ...
  29. FLPSX: Overview of Fidelity Low-Priced Stock Fund

    Get an overview of the Fidelity Low-Priced Stock Fund, including the fund's investment philosophy, performance history and ...
  30. VISVX,DFFVX,DTMVX,TRBIX: Top US Small Cap Value Index Funds

    Find out which index mutual funds do the best at investing in small-cap value stocks for higher potential returns at the ...
  31. DOSIX: Dreyfus's Highest Performing Funds Since Inception

    Learn more about one of Dreyfus' best performing funds, the Dreyfus Opportunistic U.S. Stock I Fund and how it has performed ...
  32. Funds to Avoid With a Strong Dollar (CHNCX, FLFAX, MALTX)

    Learn about the risks involved with investing in emerging markets that are affected by a strong U.S. dollar. Discover three ...
  33. MFECX,MEIAX,DIFAX,DVRLX: 4 Top MFS Mutual Funds

    Discover the four best mutual funds offered by MFS Investment Management that offer investors a cost-efficient way to get ...
  34. Find Your Niche In The Financial Industry

    In this article, we'll give you the tools you need to discover the financial career that fits you the best.
  35. Is Your Low-Cost Index Fund Really Low Cost?

    Index funds and ETFs tend to have lower expense ratios than actively managed investments, but costs can vary widely among ...
  36. FDGRX: Overview of Fidelity Growth Company Fund

    Evaluate the composition of the Fidelity Growth Company Fund, and learn how the fund's makeup has evolved between March 2 ...
  37. VGPMX, FSAGX, TGLDX, USERX: Top Gold Mutual Funds

    Find out which top gold-focused mutual funds are best positioned to take advantage of a rebound in gold prices.
  38. VFFVX,VTTVX: Vanguard Target Date Funds Overview

    Learn about target-date retirement funds offered by Vanguard. Discover how portfolio managers automatically rebalance the ...
  39. RYURX, RYTPX, PSSAX: Mutual Funds to Short the S&P 500

    Discover the four best mutual funds for shorting the S&P 500 and learn which funds may be suitable for your portfolio during ...
  40. VMVFX, PABAX, GBLAX: Global Low Volatility Mutual Funds

    Find out which three mutual funds to add to your portfolio if you're anticipating a higher degree of global stock market ...
  41. VFIFX: Overview of Vanguard Target Retirement 2050 Fund

    Explore the Vanguard Target Retirement 2050 Fund and its investment objective, portfolio composition, management, performance ...
  42. PEYAX, PGEOX, PGRWX, VSCAX: Top Putnam Funds for Retirement

    Discover the best Putnam Investments mutual funds for retirement diversification, and learn where to allocate your investments ...
  43. IANBX,AFTAX,TNAAX: Top 3 Invesco Funds for Retirement

    Explore analyses of the top three Invesco mutual funds for retirement diversification in 2016, and learn about the characteristics ...
  44. BALPX, BCMPX, MACPX: 3 BlackRock Funds Rated 5 Stars

    Discover three five-star Morningstar-rated mutual funds from BlackRock, the world's largest asset manager. Learn how expense ...
  45. Top High-Yielding Japan Bond Funds (PFBDX, PYGFX, FINUX)

    Discover Japanese fixed income and learn about three high-yielding mutual funds that give investors access to the Japanese ...
  46. FKGRX, FRSGX: Franklin Templeton’s Top Funds for Retirement

    These are Franklin Templeton's top mutual funds and ETFs for a diversified retirement portfolio.
  47. TEGBX, FKTIX, FKBAX: Franklin Templeton Fixed Income Funds

    Learn about the four best mutual funds of Franklin Templeton Investments that invest in a wide variety of fixed-income and ...
  48. VSCGX, VWINX, VTXVX: 5 Conservative Vanguard Equity Funds

    Find out which five conservative Vanguard funds have been the best at limiting downside risk while generating solid long-term ...
  49. CAIBX, VTSMX, VFINX: Top Mutual Fund Holders of AT&T

    Discover the top three largest mutual fund holders of AT&T shares, and learn how their investment portfolios could improve ...
  50. VGPMX, FKRCX, USAGX: Top 4 Platinum Equity Mutual Funds

    Learn more about precious metals mutual funds and discover the top four platinum equity mutual funds investors should add ...
  51. ATFAX, AEDYX, ALAYX: Invesco's 5 Stars Rated Funds

    Learn about the top three mutual funds administered and managed by Invesco Ltd. that have received a five-star overall rating ...
  52. FAVFX, TWGTX, QAACX: 5 All Cap Mutual Funds Worthwhile

    Learn about five mutual funds that diversify assets among all market capitalizations, achieving above-average returns through ...
  53. The Top 4 Schwab Mutual Funds in 2016 (AAPL, MSFT)

    U.S. large-capitalization stocks have performed well in 2016. These four Schwab mutual funds provide ample exposure to the ...
  54. UBVAX,JGACX,JIACX,JMCCX: Top JP Morgan Equity Mutual Funds

    Discover the four best equity mutual funds administered and managed by J.P. Morgan based on ratings received from Morningstar ...
  55. FDSSX, VGTSX, PRSGX, VTWSX: Top All Cap Core Mutual Funds

    Learn how to shop for the best all-cap mutual funds, and identify five funds that invest in companies of all sizes and offer ...
  56. FGMNX,FAGIX,FMHTX,FCBFX: 4 Fidelity Funds for Income Seekers

    Discover the four best fixed-income mutual funds administered and managed by Fidelity Investments suitable for income-seeking ...
  57. DQIAX,DBOAX,PEOPX: Top Dreyfus Funds for Retirement

    Learn which five Dreyfus funds provide the best portfolio diversity combined with stability of investment returns for any ...
  58. BAMPX,MAHQX,MDNLX,BFRAX: Top BlackRock Funds for Retirement

    Learn how four top funds from BlackRock can be allocated to create a diversified retirement portfolio for generating lifetime ...
  59. VGPMX: Overview of Vanguard Precious Metals and Mining Fund

    Learn about the Vanguard Precious Metals and Mining Fund, including highlights of its investment performance, portfolio allocation ...
  60. VTSMX, AMECX,VFINX: Top 4 Mutual Fund Holders of GE

    Discover the top four largest mutual funds owners of General Electric shares, and determine whether their portfolios can ...
  61. SGIDX, BABDX, DQEIX: Dividend-Paying Global Equity Funds

    Read about three global equity funds with strong dividend prospects for income investors and why a conservative approach ...
  62. DLHYX,MBCLX: MassMutual Funds Rated 5 Stars by Morningstar

    Learn about MassMutual, its track record since opening its doors in 1851 and the top two of its funds to consider with five-star ...
  63. AMBFX,ANWFX: American Funds Rated 5 Stars by Morningstar

    Learn about the top 2 mutual funds administered and managed by American Funds that have received five-star overall ratings ...
  64. FPHAX, FSMEX: Mutual Funds to Invest With Aging Population

    Learn about the aging population and their needs and wants. Discover 2 mutual funds that can be used to gain exposure to ...
  65. VGENX, FSENX: 4 Best Mutual Funds for an Oil Rebound

    Find out which energy-focused mutual funds are best positioned to take full advantage of an oil price rebound.
  66. MYCIX,MBAIX,MTRAX: Top 5 Mainstay Funds for Retirement

    Discover how to use award-winning MainStay mutual funds from New York Life to build a high-quality and diversified retirement ...
  67. FUSEX: Overview of Fidelity Spartan 500 Index Fund

    Explore a detailed analysis of the Fidelity Spartan 500 Index Fund - Investor Class, learn about its investment strategy ...
  68. VTIBX, DFGBX, PIGLX, TPINX, ANAGX: Top 5 Global Bond Funds

    Learn about the top global bond funds for 2016. See how funds with longer maturities and duration have greater exposure to ...
  69. FKINX: Overview of Franklin Income Fund

    Learn about the venerable Franklin Templeton Income Fund in this fund overview, including information about its investment ...
  70. TSBRX, CGAFX, MIIAX: Alternative Energy Bond Mutual Funds

    Discover mutual funds that enable investors to focus their investments in alternative energy bonds. With these funds, investors ...
  71. A Look At CFA Job Opportunities

    Being a CFA charterholder can take your career in many different directions. Find out what your option are.
  72. Smart Beta Pioneer Rob Arnott Issues a Warning

    Rob Arnott, one of the pioneers of smart beta, thinks the ballooning popularity of these funds creates a reasonable probability ...
  73. JSECX, OINCX, JMGFX: JPMorgan’s 5 Stars Funds by Morningstar

    Discover the top three mutual funds managed and administered by JPMorgan Chase & Company that have received four- or five-star ...
  74. FRIFX, FEQIX: Fidelity’s High Yielding Equity Mutual Funds

    Discover four mutual funds administered and managed by Fidelity Investments that have high 30-day SEC yields and high distribution ...
  75. FRURX: Introducing 4 Franklin Templeton Equity Mutual Funds

    Discover the best four mutual funds of Franklin Templeton Investments that specialize in different domestic stocks and foreign ...
  76. VGENX, FSNGX, GAGEX: Top Dividend-Paying Energy Mutual Funds

    Discover three energy-focused, high dividend-paying mutual funds that you can use in your portfolio with the potential to ...
  77. VTIVX: Overview of Vanguard Target Retirement 2045 Fund

    Learn about the Vanguard Target Retirement 2045 Fund, a mixed-allocation fund designed for mutual fund investors who plan ...
  78. PABFX, PIFZX, PRJZX: Prudential’s 5 Star Mutual Funds

    Learn about Prudential, its mutual fund offerings and the top three Prudential funds rated five stars by Morningstar Investment ...
  79. VHDYX : Top Dividend-Paying Global Mutual Funds

    Discover how high-dividend mutual funds maximize payouts in different ways and the types of stocks, indexes and derivatives ...
  80. FOCPX: Top Mutual Fund Holders of Activision Blizzard (ATVI)

    Learn about Activision Blizzard and why its an attractive investment for mutual funds. Understand the funds with the five ...
  81. VDAIX, VUVLX, VDIGX: Vanguard Income-Oriented Equity Funds

    Discover how seven Vanguard equity funds with high income yields, low fees and excellent total returns stack up. Learn which ...
  82. VGSIX: Introducing Vanguard REIT Index Fund Top Holdings

    Find out which of the four largest real estate investment trusts (REITs) hold the top five positions in the $51 billion Vanguard ...
  83. ONIAX, JSOSX, GBOCX: 3 Top J.P. Morgan Fixed Income Funds

    Find out which of the J.P. Morgan fixed income funds would be the best options to complete a properly diversified bond fund ...
  84. REQTX: Top 4 Russell Funds for Retirement

    Discover four mutual funds administered and managed by Russell Investments that would add diversification benefits to a retirement ...
  85. PRHSX, FDGRX, PRDSX: Comparing Top Rated Mutual Funds

    Learn which mutual funds are the top rated, and compare each fund based on performance, ownership expenses, diversification ...
  86. PQIDX,PONDX,PBDDX: Pimco's Top Funds for Retirement Income

    Once you're living off the money you've saved for retirement, is it invested in the right assets? Here are some from PIMCO ...
  87. PBDDX, PIRHX, PFRRX, PMZCX: 4 Notable PIMCO Mutual Funds

    Discover the four best mutual funds of Pacific Investment Management Company (PIMCO) that have different objectives in terms ...
  88. This Bull Market Is Supported by the Index Funds Investment

    The massive growth of index funds has been supporting the bull market and could lead to a steeper correction when it happens.
  89. AMECX: Overview of Income Fund of America

    Learn about the American Funds Income Fund of America, a moderate-allocation fund that focuses on safe income strategies ...
  90. CFWAX: Introducing Calvert Investment's Global Water Fund

    Discover how the Calvert Global Water Fund Class A shares are outperforming the markets in 2016 and learn which stocks may ...
  91. FOCPX: Mutual Fund Holders of SolarCity Corporation (SCTY)

    Discover which three of the top five mutual fund investors are adding to their SolarCity holdings despite turbulent market ...
  92. CGAEX, VGENX: The Top 5 Oil and Gas Bond Mutual Funds

    Discover five energy equity sector mutual funds poised to take advantage of a turnaround in depressed oil and natural gas ...
  93. PRBLX: Overview of Parnassus Core Equity Fund

    Learn about the Parnassus Core Equity Fund, which invests in a concentrated portfolio of stocks of companies that have socially ...
  94. Top 5 Websites for Finding Mutual Fund News (MORN, TRI)

    Discover the five top websites for finding mutual fund news, data and tools for researching the best mutual funds for current ...
  95. Fund Highlight: T. Rowe Price New Horizons Fund (PRNHX)

    Learn about the T. Rowe Price New Horizons Fund, which specializes in investing in small market capitalization companies ...
  96. AMECX: Top 4 Mutual Fund Holders of Waste Management

    Discover which mutual funds own the largest positions in Waste Management, and learn about the investment style and strategy ...
  97. NOAZXM: 2 Northern Trust Funds Rated 5 Stars by Morningstar

    Discover the top three mutual funds administered and managed by Northern Trust that have received four-star or higher ratings ...
  98. TPINX: Overview of Templeton Global Bond Fund

    Learn more about the Templeton Global Bond A Fund, a 30-plus year-old world bond fund with an aggressive slant and a history ...
  99. ANNPX: Top 3 Allianz Funds for Retirement Diversification

    Discover the top three Allianz funds for retirement diversification in 2016, with a summary of the portfolio's managers, ...
  100. PRHSX: T. Rowe Health Sciences Fund Top Holdings Analysis

    Learn about the T. Rowe Price Health Sciences mutual fund, its portfolio make-up, and complete analysis of the fund's top ...
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