Corporate profits are climbing as manufacturing increases.
Managers record steady gains by investing in companies that are being acquired.
Cautious techniques hurt returns in a bull market.
The benchmark's unique composition delivered steady results.
Vanguard has long extolled the virtues of index funds, but it turns out the company's actively managed funds perform even better. Here's why.
Medical software providers and innovative biotechs will continue to thrive under new legislation.
Preferred ETFs can yield 6% and help to diversify portfolios.
Three portfolio managers limit risks by sticking with high-quality businesses.
Closed-end funds have gained an important edge because they can use leverage.
Frontier funds focus on shakier countries such as Kenya and Vietnam.