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  1. Here's an Asset Manager With Quantitative Analysis Expertise

    Learn about the $39 billion hedge fund firm D.E. Shaw Group in this overview of the firm, its investment strategies and its ...
  2. Concentrated Funds: Here's What to Know

    Concentrated funds can help clients achieve returns with a smaller base of diversification than traditional funds. Here's ...
  3. Clinton vs. Trump: How They Match Up as Investors

    When it comes to investing, Hillary Clinton is more conservative than Donald Trump. Here's how their investing styles compare. ...
  4. ETFs vs. Mutual Funds: The Lowdown on Costs

    Confused about the full range of fees on ETF and mutual funds? Here's a quick guide on fees and expenses.
  5. 4 Billionaires Who Graduated From Yale (MT, BX)

    Learn about four of Yale University's many billionaire alums: Wilbur Ross Jr., Stephen A. Schwarzman, James Chanos and Charles ...
  6. Value Mutual Funds: 3 Long-Term Portfolio Managers to Consider

    Learn about three long-tenured mutual fund managers working in the area of value equities, and discover more about their ...
  7. Is the Hedge Fund Industry Peaking?

    Learn if the hedge fund industry has crested, and explore the characteristics of the fund community that may have implications ...
  8. 3 Billionaire PMs That You Should Follow (BRK.A, KO)

    Explore three portfolio managers, each with a personal net worth exceeding $1 billion, and discover similarities between ...
  9. 3 Investment Fees You Can't Lower

    Investment fees are a guarantee for every investor. Knowing what's negotiable and what isn't when it comes to these charges ...
  10. These Funds Have Seen a Decade of Outflows

    Actively-managed mutual funds have seen ongoing outflows over the last 10 years. Why and will this trend continue?
  11. Oakmark Equity And Income Portfolio Trends in 2016 (OAKBX)

    Discover the Oakmark Equity & Income Fund, its portfolio trends in 2016 and the manager who has been at the helm for over ...
  12. What to Watch Out for When Investing with ETFs

    ETFs have become a popular vehicle for various investment objectives, but that doesn't mean they're totally free of drawbacks.
  13. 3 Cases When ETFs and Mutual Funds Are Not Comparable

    Explore the similarities and differences between mutual funds and exchange-traded funds, including the areas where the two ...
  14. Is this USAA Money Market Fund Worth It? (USAXX)

    Learn about the USAA Money Market Fund and understand why it offers safety for short-term investors but leaves much to be ...
  15. Top Money Market Mutual Funds From American Century (CPFXX)

    Learn about the profiles of three money market funds in the American Century Investments family of funds and why these funds ...
  16. Dodge & Cox International Top 5 Holdings Analysis (DODFX)

    Discover the five largest holdings within the Dodge & Cox International Stock Fund along with key performance metrics for ...
  17. 4 Reasons to Still Consider Traditional 2 & 20 Hedge Funds

    Find out why traditional 2 & 20 hedge funds are still worth considering as an investment, even though they have underperformed ...
  18. VGHCX: Vanguard Health Care Fund Performance Case Study

    Find out current information about Vanguard Health Care Fund including the fund’s history, recent performance and financial ...
  19. VGPMX: Vanguard Precious Metals Fund Top 5 Holdings Analysis (AEM, NSU)

    Learn about the Vanguard Precious Metals and Mining Fund Investor Shares mutual fund in terms of what it is, its objectives ...
  20. VASGX: Vanguard LifeStrategy Growth Fund Top 4 Holdings Analysis

    Find out how the Vanguard LifeStrategy Growth Fund has constructed its index-based portfolio for aggressive growth-oriented ...
  21. How a 1% Annual Fee Can Ruin Your Nest Egg

    What kind of impact does an annual 1% fee have on your portfolio? The answer may surprise you.
  22. Stock Activist Case Study: Starboard Value & Darden Restaurants (DRI)

    Study an activist investing case featuring Starboard Value and Darden Restaurants to discover why Starboard believed Darden ...
  23. VWINX: Vanguard Wellesley Income Fund Performance Case Study

    Learn basic information for the Vanguard Wellesley Income Fund, including historical performance and market return trends ...
  24. Vanguard Wellington Fund Performance Case Study (VWELX)

    Learn about the Vanguard Wellington Fund, including an overview of the fund, its historical performance and a trend analysis ...
  25. Vanguard Target Retirement 2050 Fund Performance Case Study (VFIFX)

    Learn about Vanguard Target Retirement 2050 Fund including an overview, performance analysis and breakdown of fund price ...
  26. Low-cost Investments for Retirees

    Retirees need to be mindful of investment fees and focus on low-cost investments.
  27. Fidelity Select Pharmaceuticals Performance Case Study (FPHAX)

    Learn more about the Fidelity Select Pharmaceuticals Portfolio, with a summary of the investment strategy, performance and ...
  28. Ira Sohn Conf. 2016: Nerd Prom for Investors

    Sohn Investment Conference 2016, nerd prom and Met Gala for the investor set, is upon us. Here is an almost live blog.
  29. American Funds Investment Company Performance Case Study (AIVSX)

    Learn more about American Funds Investment Company of America mutual fund including fund history, asset holding composition, ...
  30. TPINX: Templeton Global Bond Top 5 Holdings Analysis

    Explore the largest exposures of the Templeton Global Bond Fund. Find out which positions are largest and to which governments ...
  31. T Rowe Price Health Sciences Fund Performance Case Study (PRHSX)

    Learn more about the T. Rowe Price Health Sciences Fund, including the historical performance and financial trends by quarter ...
  32. Hedge Funds: 4 Long Term Portfolio Managers to Consider

    Learn about four highly-compensated hedge fund managers whose seasoned approaches and complex trading strategies spawned ...
  33. T Rowe Price Capital Appreciation Fund Performance Case Study (PRWCX)

    Check out an overview of T. Rowe Price Capital Appreciation Fund as well as its financial performance and historical trends ...
  34. American Funds Capital Income Builder Performance Case Study (CAIBX)

    Learn about the American Funds Capital Income Builder fund, including an overview of the fund and trends relating to the ...
  35. Franklin Income Performance Case Study (FKINX)

    Learn about the Franklin Income Fund's history, trends and performance for each quarter over the past decade.
  36. 3 Small-Cap Value Mutual Funds for Bull and Bear Markets (UBVAX, ABSAX)

    Discover three exceptional small-cap value funds that perform well in bull markets and weather the storm in bear markets, ...
  37. Active Management Case Study: Comparing Index to Actively Managed Fees (MORN)

    Find out how actively managed funds compare with passively managed funds in terms of cost and whether higher cost funds outperform ...
  38. 3 Convertible Bond Mutual Funds to Avoid (CALBX, DLBCFX)

    CALBX,DAAIX,LBCFX: Learn about three convertible bond mutual funds with poor fundamentals and weak track records.
  39. Selling Mutual Funds: What Happens When You Liquidate?

    Learn about the hidden costs that can be triggered when you redeem mutual fund shares. Even no-load funds have fees and expenses ...
  40. What All Investors Should Know About ETFs

    ETFs have become popular for their versatility and variety, but that doesn't mean they're always the right choice and that ...
  41. 5 Reasons to Pick ETFs Over Mutual Funds

    Discover five reasons why average investors and sophisticated hedge funds choose ETFs instead of mutual funds to meet their ...
  42. 3 Short-Term Bond Mutual Funds to Avoid in 2016 (ACSKX, PPLCX)

    Learn about three short-term bond mutual funds with poor risk-reward characteristics and weak returns that investors would ...
  43. The Top 5 Mutual Fund Managers in the Midwest for 2016

    Discover the top five mutual fund managers located in the Midwest. These leading asset management companies serve individuals ...
  44. First Eagle Global Fund Performance Case Study (SGENX)

    Discover the historical trends regarding the First Eagle Global Fund, including the fund's strongest, weakest and most consistent ...
  45. 3 Best Dividend-Paying U.S. Financial Mutual Funds (FSVLX, PRISX)

    Find out the best dividend-paying mutual funds in the financial services sector. The best funds combine solid yields with ...
  46. American Funds Washington Mutual Investors Performance Case Study (AWSHX)

    Discover seasonal performance trends for the American Funds Washington Mutual Investors Fund Class A Shares, and learn when ...
  47. Vanguard Target Retirement 2045 Fund Performance Case Study (VTIVX)

    Discover the performance trends of the Vanguard Target Retirement 2045 Fund, and learn which times of the year the fund has ...
  48. TRBCX: T. Rowe Price Blue Chip Growth Fund Performance Case Study

    Discover in which seasonal period the T.Rowe Price Blue Chip Growth Fund makes its best performance gains, and learn the ...
  49. VIMAX: Vanguard Mid-Cap Index Fund Performance Case Study

    Discover the performance trends of the Vanguard Mid-Cap Index Fund, and learn which times of the year the fund has performed ...
  50. VWEHX: Vanguard High-Yield Corporate Fund Performance Case Study

    Review the performance trends of the Vanguard High-Yield Corporate Fund, and learn which times of year the fund has performed ...
  51. FSENX: Fidelity Select Energy Portfolio Performance Case Study

    Discover the seasonal performance trends for the Fidelity Select Energy Portfolio, and learn about the fund's the best and ...
  52. Fidelity Magellan Fund Performance Case Study (FMAGX)

    Discover the seasonal performance trends of the Fidelity Magellan Fund, and learn which periods are the best and worst times ...
  53. Income Fund of America Performance Case Study (AMECX)

    Learn about The Income Fund of America, including an information overview, a historical look at the fund's returns and trend ...
  54. FRESX: Fidelity Real Estate Fund Performance Case Study

    Read a brief overview of the Fidelity Real Estate Investment Portfolio, including an analysis of its five-year performance ...
  55. VBINX: Vanguard Balanced Index Fund Performance Case Study

    Explore the consistent returns of the Vanguard Balanced Index Fund Investor Shares, including the reason behind its low volatility ...
  56. VTIAX: Vanguard Total Int'l Stock Index Performance Case Study

    Discover the performance trends of the Vanguard Total International Stock Index Fund, and learn which times of the year this ...
  57. Vanguard Life Strategy Growth Fund (VASGX): A Performance Case Study

    Learn about the Vanguard LifeStrategy Growth Fund, including a fund overview as well as the fund's performance over the past ...
  58. Oakmark Equity & Income Fund Performance Case Study (OAKBX)

    Discover the performance trends of the Oakmark Equity & Income Fund, and learn which times of year the fund has performed ...
  59. VGPMX: Vanguard Precious Metals And Mining Fund Performance Case Study

    Discover the basic information about Vanguard Precious Metals and Mining Fund and learn about the historical performance ...
  60. American Funds AMCAP Fund Performance Case Study (AMCPX)

    Explore the market-beating performance of the American Funds AMCAP Fund, including the seasonal patterns when buying and ...
  61. Dodge & Cox Income Fund Performance Case Study (DODIX)

    Learn about the Dodge & Cox Income Fund (DODIX) including an informational overview as well as a look at the fund’s price ...
  62. DODFX: Dodge & Cox International Stock Fund Performance Case Study

    Explore the performance of the Dodge & Cox International Stock Fund since 2012, including its buying and selling patterns, ...
  63. Fidelity Select Gold Portfolio Trends in 2016 (FSAGX, GOLD, GG)

    Evaluate the composition of the Fidelity Select Gold Portfolio, and study how the fund's makeup has evolved between March ...
  64. Fidelity Growth Company Performance Case Study (FDGRX)

    Explore the market-beating returns of the Fidelity Growth Company since 2012, as well as the seasonal patterns when share ...
  65. VBMFX: Vanguard Total Bond Market Index Performance Case Study

    Analyze the performance trends of the Vanguard Total Bond Market Index Fund, and learn which times of the year that the fund ...
  66. DODBX: Dodge & Cox Balanced Fund Performance Case Study

    Explore the returns of the Dodge & Cox Balanced Fund since 2012, as well as the seasonal trading patterns when the fund registers ...
  67. PTTRX: PIMCO Total Return Fund Performance Case Study

    Discover the performance trends of the PIMCO Total Return Fund, and learn which times of year the fund has performed better ...
  68. Oppenheimer Developing Markets Fund Performance Case Study (ODMAX)

    Learn about the Oppenheimer Developing Markets Fund, including an information overview as well as its historical performance ...
  69. Russell Clark and 3 Reasons Why His Horseman Global Fund Has Outperformed

    Discover why Russell Clark's Horseman Global Fund has outperformed in 2015 and 2016. His bearish bets on certain sectors ...
  70. Vanguard Star Fund Performance Case Study (VGSTX)

    Learn about the Vanguard STAR Fund, including an information overview and a look at its historical financial performance ...
  71. BlackRock Global Allocation Fund Performance Case Study (MCLOX)

    Explore the performance of the BlackRock Global Allocation Fund since 2012, including a summary of how currency fluctuations ...
  72. American Funds American Balanced Fund Performance Case Study (ABALX)

    Explore the performance of the American Funds American Balanced Fund, including how the fund limits volatility, as well as ...
  73. Fairholme Fund Performance Case Study (FAIRX)

    Learn an overview of the Fairholme Fund, as well as its historical performance and financial trends relating to the fund’s ...
  74. Fidelity Puritan Fund Performance Case Study (FPURX)

    Explore the performance of the Fidelity Puritan Fund since 2012, including the events that led to the fund's double-digit ...
  75. (ANCFX) American Funds: Mutual Fund With Contrarian Stocks

    Explore the yearly returns of the American Funds Fundamental Investors Class A shares since 2012, including the months when ...
  76. Fidelity Spartan 500 Index Fund Performance Case Study (FUSEX)

    Explore the performance of the Fidelity Spartan 500 Index Fund since 2012 and discover the months when the fund is most likely ...
  77. Fidelity Capital & Income Fund Performance Case Study (FAGIX)

    Discover the performance trends of the Fidelity Capital & Income Fund, and learn which times of year the fund has performed ...
  78. DODGX: Dodge & Cox Stock Fund Performance Case Study

    Discover the seasonal performance trends for the Dodge and Cox Stock Fund and learn which are the best and worst performing ...
  79. Trends in Capital Flows: U.S. Equities

    Analyze asset flow data for U.S. equity mutual funds and ETFs from 2014 and 2015 to identify changes in demand, investor ...
  80. Large Cap Mutual Funds: 5 Long-Term Portfolio Managers to Consider (FDGRX, TRBCX)

    Discover five mutual fund managers who have extensive investment experience, managing portfolios that have routinely outperformed ...
  81. A Performance Case Study (FREEX)

    Learn about the Franklin Real Estate Securities Fund, including a historical analysis per quarter of the fund's performance ...
  82. Templeton Global Bond Performance Case Study (TPINX)

    Explore the performance of the Templeton Global Bond Fund since 2012, including the role that fluctuating currencies played ...
  83. VGSIX: A Performance Case Study

    Find information relating to Vanguard REIT Index Fund including an overview, historical performance analysis and price trends ...
  84. How ETFs Are Being Used by Advisors

    The versatility of ETFs has earned the attention of financial advisors. Here's why they're well-suited to their needs and ...
  85. Why ETFs Will Eventually Trump Mutual Funds

    Exchange-traded funds are growing rapidly in popularity and may well overtake their traditional open-ended cousins at some ...
  86. Artisan International Investor Performance Case Study (ARTIX)

    Explore the performance of the Artisan International Fund since 2012, and learn how foreign currency risk can make this fund ...
  87. A Performance Case Study (VGENX)

    Learn about Vanguard Energy Fund’s historical performance. Find out about the fund's gain and loss trends by quarter over ...
  88. ABALX: Top 5 Holdings Analysis

    Discover the five largest holdings in the American Funds American Balanced A Fund, along with key performance metrics for ...
  89. Bridgewater Associates: Investment Manager Highlight

    Discover the investment methodologies of Ray Dalio's Bridgewater Associates, the world's largest and most profitable hedge ...
  90. AQR Capital Management: Investment Manager Highlight

    Discover the investment strategies and secrets of hedge fund powerhouse AQR Capital Management LLC in the alternative investment ...
  91. Portfolio Trends in 2016 (USAGX)

    Evaluate the composition of the USAA Precious Metals and Minerals Fund, and discover how its makeup evolved between March ...
  92. Top 5 Holdings Analysis (FSAGX)

    Learn about the Fidelity Gold Select mutual fund, including a fund overview, its objectives and a summary of its top five ...
  93. 3 Investment Fees That Are Negotiable

    Investment fees are a necessary evil but that doesn't mean they have to be overly costly. There are ways to negotiate some ...
  94. How Does Betterment Automate ETF Selection? (IBM, MSFT)

    Learn how Betterment uses automation to simplify the investing process and lower costs for investors. Discover why using ...
  95. Portfolio Trends in 2016 (ARTIX)

    Evaluate the composition of the Artisan International Fund, and examine how its makeup has evolved between March 2015 and ...
  96. Alternative Investments: How The Game Has Changed for Retail Investors

    Learn how retail investors are using liquid alternative investments to diversify their portfolios. These funds are not correlated ...
  97. 5 Best Ways to Earn Interest

    Learn how to use tools to increase your interest earnings. Use compounding interest and breakpoints to increase your interest ...
  98. A look into Warren Buffett's biggest holdings (KHC, IBM)

    What do Kraft and IBM have in common? They are two of the most profitable surging stocks in Warren Buffett’s iconic hedge ...
  99. 4 Mutual Fund Trends in Q1 2016 (GLD, IAU)

    Learn how the mutual fund industry fared in the first quarter of 2016, and discover some of the prevailing trends that occurred ...
  100. Zacks vs. Morningstar: Comparing MF Research Providers

    Discover the similarities and differences between mutual fund research providers, Morningstar, Inc. and Zacks Investment ...
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