Stan Luxenberg is a freelance writer specializing in mutual funds and investing. He was executive editor of Individual Investor magazine.
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An ETF Strategy That Delivers Rich Yields
Investors hungry for higher yields may want to consider ETFs that invest in closed-end funds.
Vanguard's Real Estate Fund Rules the Roost -- For Now
In recent years, the low-cost index fund has topped active managers in real estate.
Little Dynamos: Funds That Get Big Returns From Small-Cap Stocks
Portfolio managers can still find undiscovered shares that sell at hefty discounts.
Emerging-Market Bond Funds Bet on Rebound
The emerging markets face clear headwinds. But there are good reasons to think that emerging-market bond mutual funds can deliver single-digit returns this year.
Obamacare Boosts Health Funds
Pharmaceutical and hospital stocks rally as more consumers gain insurance.
These Balanced Mutual Funds Stay Afloat Even When Bonds Sink
Here are some balanced mutual funds that boosted returns with high-yield bonds.
Soaring Growth Funds
Growth funds have become pricier. The question is, can go they continue to go higher?
Steady Mutual Funds That Beat the S&P 500
Passive index funds are becoming more popular, but three actively managed mutual funds show that some managers can beat the market.
Quant Mutual Funds Top the Benchmarks
Computerized stock picking has fared better as markets have rallied.