Mutual Funds

  1. How Does Janus's Fund Lineup Look Now?

    How Does Janus's Fund Lineup Look Now?

    With the addition of 'Bond King' Bill Gross, Janus is a changed firm. Here's what ...
  2. Thank You, Pimco: BlackRock Drops Bond-Fund Fees

    Thank You, Pimco: BlackRock Drops Bond-Fund Fees

    Blackrock has lowered its fees to snag money leaving Pimco's bond funds. But by how ...
  3. What Bill Gross's Arrival Means To Janus Capital

    What Bill Gross's Arrival Means To Janus Capital

    Janus Capital's history now has two distinct eras: Before Gross and After Gross. ...
  4. The Key Differences Between ETFs And Mutual Funds

    The Key Differences Between ETFs And Mutual Funds

    Given the distinctions between the two kinds of funds, which one is better for you? ...
  5. 5 Things You Need To Know About Index Funds

    5 Things You Need To Know About Index Funds

    Index funds, at their best, offer a low-cost way for investors to track popular stock ...
  6. Mutual Funds Commonly Found In Retirement Plans

    Mutual Funds Commonly Found In Retirement Plans

    If you have a 401(k), these fund names should ring a bell. Here's how and why.
  1. Why 'Bricks And Mortar' Retail Remains A Solid ...

    Why 'Bricks And Mortar' Retail Remains A Solid ...

    Bricks and mortar stores aren’t dead or even dying. Investors would be well-served ...
  2. JPMorgan Puts Its Interests Ahead Of Clients

    JPMorgan Puts Its Interests Ahead Of Clients

    Brokers at the bank sold underperforming JPMorgan mutual funds to customers despite ...
  3. A Convertible Income Choice

    A Convertible Income Choice

    Given the low interest rate environment, convertible bonds is one way for income ...
  4. 2011 In Review – The Best-Performing Mutual Funds

    2011 In Review – The Best-Performing Mutual Funds

    We discuss the best-performing mutual funds in a disappointing year for many mutual ...
  5. Fitch's Downgrade Of Emerging Asia Is A Buying ...

    Fitch's Downgrade Of Emerging Asia Is A Buying ...

    As the world economic growth begins to slow, some opportunities have risen for longer ...
  6. 2011 In Review - The Worst-Performing Mutual ...

    2011 In Review - The Worst-Performing Mutual ...

    2011 was a terrible year for these funds.
  1. Top ETFs And What They Track: A Tutorial

    Top ETFs And What They Track: A Tutorial

    This Investopedia tutorial provides an introduction to the leading exchange-traded ...
  2. Analyzing The Best Retirement Plans And Investment ...

    Analyzing The Best Retirement Plans And Investment ...

    Understanding the various retirement investments - from annuities to 401(k)s and ...
  3. Fund Transactional Activity

    Fund Transactional Activity

    Portfolio turnover is one of the simplest measures of mutual fund quality quality. ...
  4. Hedge Funds Tutorial

    Hedge Funds Tutorial

    Hedge funds can be an integral part of a well-diversified portfolio - if you know ...
  1. What is the minimum amount of money that I can invest in a mutual fund?

    Learn about investing in mutual funds even with a smaller initial investment; there are many funds available to investors ...
  2. Can I purchase mutual funds for my IRA?

    Learn how to invest your IRA assets in mutual funds. Discover a few of the different types of mutual funds available for ...
  3. What does a mutual fund's beta coefficient measure?

    Evaluate the risk associated with a particular mutual fund by determining its beta coefficient, which illustrates the fund's ...
  4. How can I get a mutual fund prospectus?

    Read and understand the prospectus before investing in a mutual fund. You can obtain a copy from the fund company, your financial ...
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