InvestorPlace » Dan Wiener http://investorplace.com Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Fri, 01 Aug 2014 23:15:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1 Vanguard Lawsuit Could Rock the Entire Mutual Fund Industry http://investorplace.com/2014/07/vanguard-lawsuit/ http://investorplace.com/2014/07/vanguard-lawsuit/#comments Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:03:29 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=544199 A recent lawsuit makes some pretty major allegations about Vanguard's 'at-cost' structure -- and it could have seismic implications for the fund industry.

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A recent lawsuit makes some pretty major allegations about Vanguard's 'at-cost' structure -- and it could have seismic implications for the fund industry.

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Wiener: 3 Vanguard Funds That Can Beat the Market http://investorplace.com/2014/05/vanguard-funds-wiener/ http://investorplace.com/2014/05/vanguard-funds-wiener/#comments Thu, 29 May 2014 20:13:51 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=524628 Vanguard expert and newsletter editor Dan Wiener makes the case for actively managed funds offered by the low-cost fund leader.

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Vanguard expert and newsletter editor Dan Wiener makes the case for actively managed funds offered by the low-cost fund leader.

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Vanguard Adds More Managers to Selected Value…Why? http://investorplace.com/2014/04/vanguard-managers/ http://investorplace.com/2014/04/vanguard-managers/#comments Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:45:35 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=501717 Selected Value isn't a bad fund, but Vanguard's recent addition of Pzena Investment Management isn't likely to help performance much.

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Selected Value isn't a bad fund, but Vanguard's recent addition of Pzena Investment Management isn't likely to help performance much.

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Dow Drops 179 Points. So What?! http://investorplace.com/2014/01/dow-drops-179-points/ http://investorplace.com/2014/01/dow-drops-179-points/#comments Tue, 14 Jan 2014 13:00:24 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=462560 Don't let the headlines fool you. Monday's drop is not something investors should be worried about.

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Don't let the headlines fool you. Monday's drop is not something investors should be worried about.

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Mutual Fund Active Management is Back – Sorta http://investorplace.com/2014/01/mutual-fund-active-management/ http://investorplace.com/2014/01/mutual-fund-active-management/#comments Tue, 07 Jan 2014 18:53:38 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=459448 Inflows are up for both passive and active management mutual funds, and down for the laggards of 2013.

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Inflows are up for both passive and active management mutual funds, and down for the laggards of 2013.

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Will 2014 Bring Higher Volatility? http://investorplace.com/2014/01/higher-volatility/ http://investorplace.com/2014/01/higher-volatility/#comments Thu, 02 Jan 2014 17:47:09 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=457363 For all the taper tantrum and government shutdown drama, market volatility took a chill pill in 2013. But that's unlikely to continue in 2014.

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For all the taper tantrum and government shutdown drama, market volatility took a chill pill in 2013. But that's unlikely to continue in 2014.

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Funds Down? Don’t Worry, It’s Distribution Season http://investorplace.com/2013/12/funds-down-vanguard-funds/ http://investorplace.com/2013/12/funds-down-vanguard-funds/#comments Fri, 20 Dec 2013 12:00:18 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=452955 Honey, they shrunk the fund -- or did they? If you're seeing a dip in your Vanguard mutual funds this week, there's a perfectly sound reason.

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Honey, they shrunk the fund -- or did they? If you're seeing a dip in your Vanguard mutual funds this week, there's a perfectly sound reason.

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Vanguard Fund Managers Dropping Like Flies http://investorplace.com/2013/12/vanguard-fund-managers/ http://investorplace.com/2013/12/vanguard-fund-managers/#comments Mon, 16 Dec 2013 17:31:01 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=450431 Is Vanguard in revolt? I don’t believe so. Let’s call this evolution, rather than revolution.

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Is Vanguard in revolt? I don’t believe so. Let’s call this evolution, rather than revolution.

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Lower Unemployment, Faster Taper? http://investorplace.com/2013/12/lower-unemployment-tapering/ http://investorplace.com/2013/12/lower-unemployment-tapering/#comments Fri, 06 Dec 2013 18:24:07 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=446339 Lower unemployment seems like no-brainer good news -- but Wall Street's initial read was that it might prompt a faster taper.

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Lower unemployment seems like no-brainer good news -- but Wall Street's initial read was that it might prompt a faster taper.

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Consumer Spending, Other Economic Data Show Mixed Results http://investorplace.com/2013/12/economic-data-consumer-spending/ http://investorplace.com/2013/12/economic-data-consumer-spending/#comments Thu, 05 Dec 2013 21:57:04 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=445789 Economic data is sending mixed signals, from consumer spending that's not comparable to last year to flat home sales with positive revisions.

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Economic data is sending mixed signals, from consumer spending that's not comparable to last year to flat home sales with positive revisions.

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Lower Your Expectations as Mutual Fund Performance Soars http://investorplace.com/2013/11/mutual-fund-performance-soars/ http://investorplace.com/2013/11/mutual-fund-performance-soars/#comments Wed, 13 Nov 2013 16:32:11 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=435719 With October now past, five-year returns for mutual funds no longer include the losses of October 2008. Don't be fooled by misleading numbers.

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With October now past, five-year returns for mutual funds no longer include the losses of October 2008. Don't be fooled by misleading numbers.

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Capital Gains Tax Could Put a Dent in Your Vanguard Returns http://investorplace.com/2013/11/capital-gains-tax-vanguard/ http://investorplace.com/2013/11/capital-gains-tax-vanguard/#comments Tue, 12 Nov 2013 17:36:08 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=435038 With several funds reporting capital gains this quarter, Vanguard investors will see the effect in their taxes.

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With several funds reporting capital gains this quarter, Vanguard investors will see the effect in their taxes.

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Vanguard STAR – The Simple Solution, But Not the Right One http://investorplace.com/2013/11/vanguard-star/ http://investorplace.com/2013/11/vanguard-star/#comments Fri, 08 Nov 2013 13:00:51 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=432325 Life-cycle funds like Vanguard STAR promise diversification and low risk…but along with that comes low returns.

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Life-cycle funds like Vanguard STAR promise diversification and low risk…but along with that comes low returns.

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Vanguard Wellington – Strong Returns from Diversification http://investorplace.com/2013/11/vanguard-wellington/ http://investorplace.com/2013/11/vanguard-wellington/#comments Thu, 07 Nov 2013 14:00:31 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=432322 Ed Bousa offers his best ideas in an undiluted fashion through Vanguard Wellington Fund.

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Ed Bousa offers his best ideas in an undiluted fashion through Vanguard Wellington Fund.

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Vanguard REIT ETF – High Yield, High Risk http://investorplace.com/2013/11/vanguard-reit-etf/ http://investorplace.com/2013/11/vanguard-reit-etf/#comments Wed, 06 Nov 2013 20:13:06 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=432285 Real estate funds like Vanguard REIT ETF offer a wild ride, even when combined with a global diversifying fund.

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Real estate funds like Vanguard REIT ETF offer a wild ride, even when combined with a global diversifying fund.

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Buy the Manager, Not the Fund http://investorplace.com/2013/11/primecap-buy-the-manager-not-the-fund/ http://investorplace.com/2013/11/primecap-buy-the-manager-not-the-fund/#comments Wed, 06 Nov 2013 13:00:56 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=431773 It's not enough to just invest in any mutual fund -- you need to be sure your money is in capable hands. Find out which fund manager is advisor Dan Wiener's favorite.

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It's not enough to just invest in any mutual fund -- you need to be sure your money is in capable hands. Find out which fund manager is advisor Dan Wiener's favorite.

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Vanguard Total Stock Market Index’s AUM Passed Pimco’s Long Ago http://investorplace.com/2013/11/vanguard-total-stock-market-indexs-aum-passed-pimcos-long-ago/ http://investorplace.com/2013/11/vanguard-total-stock-market-indexs-aum-passed-pimcos-long-ago/#comments Tue, 05 Nov 2013 17:19:44 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=431485 A recent article stated that assets under management at Vanguard's Total Stock Market Index Fund surpassed Pimco's similar fund, but the 'news' is both wrong and wrong-headed.

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A recent article stated that assets under management at Vanguard's Total Stock Market Index Fund surpassed Pimco's similar fund, but the 'news' is both wrong and wrong-headed.

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At Vanguard, Active Management Isn’t Dead http://investorplace.com/2013/10/active-management-vanguard/ http://investorplace.com/2013/10/active-management-vanguard/#comments Wed, 30 Oct 2013 19:04:00 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=429155 Active management works, and Virginie Maisonneuve is proof. Will Vanguard International Growth returns suffer once she moves on to a new job at PIMCO?

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Active management works, and Virginie Maisonneuve is proof. Will Vanguard International Growth returns suffer once she moves on to a new job at PIMCO?

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Take This Month’s Economic Data With a Grain of Salt http://investorplace.com/2013/10/hotline-economic-data/ http://investorplace.com/2013/10/hotline-economic-data/#comments Fri, 25 Oct 2013 14:45:37 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=426653 The U.S. government shutdown and the 5-year anniversary of the financial crisis will make comparisons of economic data not representative.

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The U.S. government shutdown and the 5-year anniversary of the financial crisis will make comparisons of economic data not representative.

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7 Tips to Get the Most From Your 401(k) http://investorplace.com/2013/10/how-to-get-the-most-from-your-401k/ http://investorplace.com/2013/10/how-to-get-the-most-from-your-401k/#comments Tue, 22 Oct 2013 16:30:08 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=214040 Paying a little extra attention to your 401(k) nest egg now can make a huge difference by the time you retire.

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Paying a little extra attention to your 401(k) nest egg now can make a huge difference by the time you retire.

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10 Ways to Avoid Market Volatility http://investorplace.com/2013/10/10-ways-sidestep-market-volatility/ http://investorplace.com/2013/10/10-ways-sidestep-market-volatility/#comments Tue, 15 Oct 2013 18:24:25 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=421602 While there's no way to tell if market volatility will result in a big move to the upside or downside, these suggestions will help stabilize your portfolio.

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While there's no way to tell if market volatility will result in a big move to the upside or downside, these suggestions will help stabilize your portfolio.

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Tapering on Hold Until Janet Yellen Takes the Reins http://investorplace.com/2013/10/tapering-hold-janet-yellen-takes-reins/ http://investorplace.com/2013/10/tapering-hold-janet-yellen-takes-reins/#comments Mon, 14 Oct 2013 12:41:05 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=420649 With all of the dysfunction in Washington right now, and a new Fed chair recently appointed, tapering isn't likely to occur until next year.

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With all of the dysfunction in Washington right now, and a new Fed chair recently appointed, tapering isn't likely to occur until next year.

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Healthcare Funds Performed Despite Political Squabbles http://investorplace.com/2013/10/healthcare-funds-performed-despite-political-squabbles/ http://investorplace.com/2013/10/healthcare-funds-performed-despite-political-squabbles/#comments Fri, 04 Oct 2013 20:17:53 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=416238 In the first few days of the government shutdown, Vanguard's healthcare funds were up fractionally.

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In the first few days of the government shutdown, Vanguard's healthcare funds were up fractionally.

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5 Down Days — Who Cares? http://investorplace.com/2013/09/5-down-days-who-cares/ http://investorplace.com/2013/09/5-down-days-who-cares/#comments Fri, 27 Sep 2013 14:29:59 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=411269 Ignore the panicked pundits. Most of the declines we've seen this year are essentially the markets backing-and-filling.

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Ignore the panicked pundits. Most of the declines we've seen this year are essentially the markets backing-and-filling.

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Buy, Hold, Sell – 3 Vanguard Large Growth Funds http://investorplace.com/2013/09/buy-hold-sell-3-large-growth-funds/ http://investorplace.com/2013/09/buy-hold-sell-3-large-growth-funds/#comments Tue, 10 Sep 2013 12:43:45 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=419727 Not all Vanguard large growth funds are worth your money. Here's a quick guide to which ones are and which aren't.

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Not all Vanguard large growth funds are worth your money. Here's a quick guide to which ones are and which aren't.

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T. Rowe Price Taking a Chainsaw to an Ingrown Toenail http://investorplace.com/2013/08/t-rowe-price-taking-a-chain-saw-to-an-ingrown-toenail/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/t-rowe-price-taking-a-chain-saw-to-an-ingrown-toenail/#comments Mon, 26 Aug 2013 15:57:28 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=392781 In a puzzling move, T. Rowe Price has banned trading for American Airlines employees who subscribe to the EZTracker newsletter.

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In a puzzling move, T. Rowe Price has banned trading for American Airlines employees who subscribe to the EZTracker newsletter.

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Vanguard Total World Stock Index Still Not a Buy http://investorplace.com/2013/08/vanguard-total-world-stock-index-still-not-a-buy/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/vanguard-total-world-stock-index-still-not-a-buy/#comments Mon, 12 Aug 2013 16:14:21 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=386230 Looking for some international exposure? Vanguard Total World Stock Index might be on your radar, but you might be better off straying from the index.

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Looking for some international exposure? Vanguard Total World Stock Index might be on your radar, but you might be better off straying from the index.

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Should You Buy Foreign Mutual Funds? http://investorplace.com/2013/08/go-global-mutual-fund-portfolio/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/go-global-mutual-fund-portfolio/#comments Fri, 09 Aug 2013 15:40:15 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=16722 It can be difficult to decide whether you should invest in foreign mutual funds or not, but arguments against it tend to fall short. Here's why.

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It can be difficult to decide whether you should invest in foreign mutual funds or not, but arguments against it tend to fall short. Here's why.

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For Growth, Pick Primecap Odyssey Over Vanguard Capital Opportunity http://investorplace.com/2013/08/growth-pick-primecap-odyssey-vanguard-capital-opportunity/ http://investorplace.com/2013/08/growth-pick-primecap-odyssey-vanguard-capital-opportunity/#comments Mon, 05 Aug 2013 16:34:02 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=419554 Looking for aggressive growth? Primecap Odyssey Aggressive Growth is the fund Capital Opportunity used to be, and probably never will be again.

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Looking for aggressive growth? Primecap Odyssey Aggressive Growth is the fund Capital Opportunity used to be, and probably never will be again.

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Vanguard Muni Bond Funds: 2 Buys & 1 Hold http://investorplace.com/2013/07/vanguard-muni-bond-funds-2-buys-1-hold/ http://investorplace.com/2013/07/vanguard-muni-bond-funds-2-buys-1-hold/#comments Mon, 15 Jul 2013 11:00:26 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=372856 The tax-free yield of municipal bonds can be a big draw for long-term investors -- but before you jump in, here's what you need to know, plus 3 recommendations.

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The tax-free yield of municipal bonds can be a big draw for long-term investors -- but before you jump in, here's what you need to know, plus 3 recommendations.

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Which Vanguard Bond Fund Is Right for You? http://investorplace.com/2013/06/which-vanguard-bond-fund-is-for-you/ http://investorplace.com/2013/06/which-vanguard-bond-fund-is-for-you/#comments Thu, 06 Jun 2013 18:55:28 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=356974 Not all of Vanguard’s fixed-income funds are created equal. Here’s my take on which mutual funds you should buy, sell or hold.

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Not all of Vanguard’s fixed-income funds are created equal. Here’s my take on which mutual funds you should buy, sell or hold.

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Gold Just Isn’t Worth the Risk http://investorplace.com/2013/05/gold-just-isnt-worth-the-risk/ http://investorplace.com/2013/05/gold-just-isnt-worth-the-risk/#comments Thu, 23 May 2013 13:09:42 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=351569 Even Vanguard's Precious Metals & Mining Fund -- one of the better-managed precious metals funds -- illustrates the poor risk/reward of gold-related investing.

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Even Vanguard's Precious Metals & Mining Fund -- one of the better-managed precious metals funds -- illustrates the poor risk/reward of gold-related investing.

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Vanguard Capital Opportunity Fund Open for Business Again – VHCOX http://investorplace.com/2013/05/vanguard-capital-opportunity-fund-open-business-vhcox/ http://investorplace.com/2013/05/vanguard-capital-opportunity-fund-open-business-vhcox/#comments Fri, 10 May 2013 11:07:53 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=419781 After nine years of being closed, Vanguard Capital Opportunity Fund is open to new money. But think twice before entering a buy order.

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After nine years of being closed, Vanguard Capital Opportunity Fund is open to new money. But think twice before entering a buy order.

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3 Risks to Consider Before You Buy a Bond http://investorplace.com/2013/05/3-risks-to-consider-before-you-buy-a-bond/ http://investorplace.com/2013/05/3-risks-to-consider-before-you-buy-a-bond/#comments Wed, 08 May 2013 11:30:30 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=344706 Even Treasury bonds aren’t necessarily the “risk-off” investment many consider them to be. Here’s why.

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Even Treasury bonds aren’t necessarily the “risk-off” investment many consider them to be. Here’s why.

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Do Vanguard Funds Beat the Market? http://investorplace.com/2013/04/vanguard-funds-beat-market/ http://investorplace.com/2013/04/vanguard-funds-beat-market/#comments Mon, 15 Apr 2013 09:30:25 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=421894 Vanguard's quantitative actively managed fund returns weren't much different from investing in the S&P 500 Index.

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Vanguard's quantitative actively managed fund returns weren't much different from investing in the S&P 500 Index.

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How NOT to Bring a Vanguard Fund Back from the Dead http://investorplace.com/2013/04/how-not-to-bring-a-vanguard-fund-back-from-the-dead/ http://investorplace.com/2013/04/how-not-to-bring-a-vanguard-fund-back-from-the-dead/#comments Mon, 08 Apr 2013 17:07:04 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=331214 The numbers don’t check out on Fran Kinniry’s alternative to Vanguard Intermediate-Term Tax-Exempt Fund.

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The numbers don’t check out on Fran Kinniry’s alternative to Vanguard Intermediate-Term Tax-Exempt Fund.

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Vanguard’s Quarterly Distributions Are Right Around the Corner http://investorplace.com/2013/03/vanguards-quarterly-distributions-are-right-around-the-corner/ http://investorplace.com/2013/03/vanguards-quarterly-distributions-are-right-around-the-corner/#comments Fri, 15 Mar 2013 17:25:20 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=322022 Are you a Vanguard investor? Here's a handy list of mutual funds and ETFs that are paying out distributions this month.

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Are you a Vanguard investor? Here's a handy list of mutual funds and ETFs that are paying out distributions this month.

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Vanguard Health Care Fund Manager Ed Owens Retires (VGHCX) http://investorplace.com/2013/01/vanguard-health-care-fund-manager-ed-owens-retires-vghcx/ http://investorplace.com/2013/01/vanguard-health-care-fund-manager-ed-owens-retires-vghcx/#comments Wed, 16 Jan 2013 11:00:48 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=422460 Though Ed Owens leaves Vanguard Health Care Fund in able hands, it's hard to overstate how influential he's been during his tenure as a manager.

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Though Ed Owens leaves Vanguard Health Care Fund in able hands, it's hard to overstate how influential he's been during his tenure as a manager.

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Higher Contribution Limits Could Make a Big Difference for Retirement http://investorplace.com/2013/01/higher-contribution-limits-make-big-difference-retirement/ http://investorplace.com/2013/01/higher-contribution-limits-make-big-difference-retirement/#comments Sat, 05 Jan 2013 12:30:40 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=422473 New increases to the amount you can contribute to tax-deferred retirement accounts mean that more of your money can grow each year.

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New increases to the amount you can contribute to tax-deferred retirement accounts mean that more of your money can grow each year.

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Vanguard Bond Funds: 3-Year Performance Review http://investorplace.com/2012/12/vanguard-bond-funds-3-year-performance-review/ http://investorplace.com/2012/12/vanguard-bond-funds-3-year-performance-review/#comments Sun, 16 Dec 2012 11:19:08 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=422556 After 20 years of only offering one bond fund, Vanguard diversified in 2009. Here's how the newer offerings have performed out of the gate.

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After 20 years of only offering one bond fund, Vanguard diversified in 2009. Here's how the newer offerings have performed out of the gate.

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3 Reasons to Avoid Selling Before Jan. 1 http://investorplace.com/2012/11/3-reasons-to-avoid-selling-before-jan-1/ http://investorplace.com/2012/11/3-reasons-to-avoid-selling-before-jan-1/#comments Wed, 28 Nov 2012 15:20:53 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=266130 Feeling the fiscal cliff information overload? Relax. Some assumptions about what's coming next don't really hold up.

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Feeling the fiscal cliff information overload? Relax. Some assumptions about what's coming next don't really hold up.

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New TIPS Fund at Vanguard http://investorplace.com/2012/11/tips-fund-vanguard/ http://investorplace.com/2012/11/tips-fund-vanguard/#comments Sat, 17 Nov 2012 11:30:52 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=423271 The Vanguard Short-Term Inflation-Protected Securities Index Fund has just been unveiled. It offers inflation protection, but not much else.

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The Vanguard Short-Term Inflation-Protected Securities Index Fund has just been unveiled. It offers inflation protection, but not much else.

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VDEQX – Vanguard Diversified Equity Fund Doesn’t Measure Up http://investorplace.com/2012/11/vanguard-diversified-equity-fund/ http://investorplace.com/2012/11/vanguard-diversified-equity-fund/#comments Fri, 16 Nov 2012 10:49:21 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=422663 40 managers. 18 different investment firms. One giant mess at Vanguard Diversity Equity Fund.

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40 managers. 18 different investment firms. One giant mess at Vanguard Diversity Equity Fund.

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Vanguard Fund Managers Weigh in on Bonds http://investorplace.com/2012/11/vanguard-fund-managers-weigh-in-on-bonds/ http://investorplace.com/2012/11/vanguard-fund-managers-weigh-in-on-bonds/#comments Tue, 13 Nov 2012 13:35:49 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=258681 According to at least one Vanguard manager, bonds are now in a bubble. Therefore, stick to high-quality corporates in the current environment.

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According to at least one Vanguard manager, bonds are now in a bubble. Therefore, stick to high-quality corporates in the current environment.

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Best Mutual Funds Since the 2008 Election http://investorplace.com/2012/11/best-mutual-funds-since-the-2008-election/ http://investorplace.com/2012/11/best-mutual-funds-since-the-2008-election/#comments Tue, 06 Nov 2012 13:39:09 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=254426 Financial advisers like to preach diversity ... and if this list of the best-performing mutual funds since the 2008 election is any indication, they're right.

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Financial advisers like to preach diversity ... and if this list of the best-performing mutual funds since the 2008 election is any indication, they're right.

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Little Has Changed 25 Years After ‘Black Monday,’ But … http://investorplace.com/2012/10/little-has-changed-25-years-after-black-monday-but/ http://investorplace.com/2012/10/little-has-changed-25-years-after-black-monday-but/#comments Wed, 17 Oct 2012 11:15:23 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=245440 Since 1987's 'Black Monday,' computerized trading still is with us and global markets are correlated, but there is one marked difference.

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Since 1987's 'Black Monday,' computerized trading still is with us and global markets are correlated, but there is one marked difference.

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1 Fund, 3 Managers: Vanguard Growth and Income Fund – VQNPX http://investorplace.com/2012/10/1-fund-3-managers-vanguard-growth-income-fund-vqnpx/ http://investorplace.com/2012/10/1-fund-3-managers-vanguard-growth-income-fund-vqnpx/#comments Wed, 17 Oct 2012 09:30:06 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=423352 Vanguard has three new managers on VQNPX, which adds diversity -- but at the cost of returns and outward fund flows.

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Vanguard has three new managers on VQNPX, which adds diversity -- but at the cost of returns and outward fund flows.

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Wait and See on Vanguard’s New TIPS Offering http://investorplace.com/2012/10/wait-and-see-on-vanguards-new-tips-offering/ http://investorplace.com/2012/10/wait-and-see-on-vanguards-new-tips-offering/#comments Thu, 11 Oct 2012 12:33:01 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=243393 As a money fund alternative, VTIPX holds promise -- but let the managers work out the kinks first.

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As a money fund alternative, VTIPX holds promise -- but let the managers work out the kinks first.

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Vanguard Announces New Benchmarks and Pricing http://investorplace.com/2012/10/vanguard-announces-new-benchmarks-and-pricing-schw-eem-vti/ http://investorplace.com/2012/10/vanguard-announces-new-benchmarks-and-pricing-schw-eem-vti/#comments Tue, 02 Oct 2012 15:44:44 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=239623 Vanguard has seen the future and it is in lower costs for ETF investing so they are making changes in their pricing in addition to performance benchmarks.

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Vanguard has seen the future and it is in lower costs for ETF investing so they are making changes in their pricing in addition to performance benchmarks.

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AUDIO: Dan Wiener Tackles Strategy, VGHCX and Fund Picks http://investorplace.com/2012/09/audio-dan-wiener-tackles-strategy-vghcx-and-fund-picks/ http://investorplace.com/2012/09/audio-dan-wiener-tackles-strategy-vghcx-and-fund-picks/#comments Fri, 14 Sep 2012 11:15:14 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=231014 Dan Wiener, editor of The Independent Adviser for Vanguard Investors, talks to Money Life about a spread of mutual fund news and tactics.

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Dan Wiener, editor of The Independent Adviser for Vanguard Investors, talks to Money Life about a spread of mutual fund news and tactics.

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