Mutual Funds Tutorials

  1. Top ETFs And What They Track: A Tutorial

    This Investopedia tutorial provides an introduction to the leading exchange-traded funds by assets under management, broken ...
  2. Analyzing The Best Retirement Plans And Investment Options

    Understanding the various retirement investments - from annuities to 401(k)s and everything in between - is crucial to reaching ...
  3. Complete Guide To Investment Companies, Funds And REITs

    Learn everything you need to know about mutual funds, ETFs, hedge funds, UITs and REITs.
  4. Fund Transactional Activity

    Portfolio turnover is one of the simplest measures of mutual fund quality quality. Find out how to measure it.
  5. Hedge Funds Tutorial

    Hedge funds can be an integral part of a well-diversified portfolio - if you know how to choose them.
  6. Index Investing

    Get to know the most important market indices and the pros and cons of investing in them.
  7. 20 Investments You Should Know

    To take advantage of all your investing options, you need to know what your choices are. Here we tell you about the diverse ...
  8. Fund Performance Metrics

    With mutual funds, it is crucial to look at all components of investment quality and not performance alone.
  9. Analytical Commentary On A Fund

    Independent fund investment research is the key to finding investment quality in a mutual fund.
  10. Mutual Fund Investment Quality: Conclusion

    Check in here for an overview of mutual fund investment quality and how to find it.
  11. Mutual Fund Basics Tutorial

    Learn about the basics - and the pitfalls - of investing in mutual funds.
  12. Profitability Indicator Ratios

    Learn about profit margin analysis, effective tax rate, return on assets, return on equity and return on capital employed. ...
  13. Scoring Fund Investment Quality

    Learn some background on mutual funds and what factors can be used to assess their investment quality.
  14. Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs)

    This vehicle combines the diversification of a mutual fund with the flexibility of a stock. Learn more about them here.
  15. Sources Of Evaluative Fund Data

    Eight key items determine the investment quality of a mutual fund. Learn where to find them.
  16. A Fund's Investment Objective

    Learn to evaluate a fund's investment objective, or "style".
  17. Measuring a Fund's Risk and Return

    Learn the importance of the risk-return relationship in selecting a mutual fund.
  18. Fund Size and Performance

    Bigger is not necessarily better when it comes to asset size in a mutual fund. Find out why.
  19. Fund Management Issues

    The quality of management is a key component of a fund's success.
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