NEW YORK — Maybe the middle child really should be the favorite.
Just like families sometimes overlook the middle kid,... Read more
NEW YORK — It’s after the crowd thins that the party gets interesting.
Such was the case with mutual funds last quarter. The... Read more
NEW YORK — Municipal bonds are getting another chance.
Money is flowing once again into muni-bond mutual funds, a turnaround... Read more
NEW YORK — Fabulous can have a flip side. It’s something investors should remember as mutual funds’ five-year return figures grow more eye-... Read more
NEW YORK — Hearts raced faster as stock markets around the world stumbled in January, but that didn’t stop... Read more
NEW YORK — Bond funds have made money so far this year as many stock markets around the world have faltered.
It’s another reminder of... Read more
NEW YORK — Workers’ 401(k) balances have never been bigger, thanks to continued contributions and a surging... Read more
NEW YORK — Be the market. Minimize costs.
It sounds like a Zen saying, but it’s also an investing strategy that more of us are adopting... Read more
NEW YORK — Bond funds aren’t boring anymore.
A new kind is on the scene, after many of the formerly... Read more
NEW YORK — Not every fee is bad.
Now that many investors are returning to stock mutual funds for... Read more