The latest data from fund-industry group ICI show a net $26 billion was pulled out of long-term U.S.-focused stock mutual funds from July 14 to Aug. 3. This as the market has been hitting record highs. Stands to reason, then, that if a fresh …
RBI’s plan to infuse Rs 1 lakh crore in banks helps but bonds to remain under pressure Afraid of investing directly in midcap stocks? Here are Morningstar’s 5-star rated midcap mutual funds Sensex closes 300 points higher, Nifty above …
Now is a good time to keep an eye overseas, and American Funds has a handful of outstanding international stock funds to consider for part of an overall diversification strategy. That outperformance strengthens the case for diversifying with …
The Plumb Balanced Fund is unusual in that the stock portion consists of growth-style stocks. That helps to explain how the mutual fund has outperformed most …
NEW YORK (MainStreet)—Mutual funds are a wise investment for the younger generation and new investor who wants to learn the ropes of investing in the stock market or any type of security. Lets start off with what a mutual fund really is. A …
Active mutual fund managers are the most bullish on US stocks since 2006 ... At its core, appreciation in major stock indexes is built around the ability of companies to grow their bottom lines. The S&P 500 has seen earnings growth in …
VTSAX is the mutual fund version of VTI, which is one of the best total market ... When it comes to maximizing the returns while maintaining excellent diversification, Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund Admiral Shares (MUTF:VTSAX) is …
NEW YORK — Bad news keeps piling up for stock pickers, but not everyone is giving up on them. The majority of actively managed mutual funds continue to fall short of index funds, and investors are voting with their feet, pulling out billions of …
Another route is through money management firm Rydex Investments, which offers an open-end mutual fund that aims to do the same thing ... up or down — and can make money in both directions. Most stock mutual funds can only profit …