Mutual Funds

7 Mutual Funds to Buy for High-Energy Returns

The past three years have shown the big risks of owning individual energy stocks. These mutual funds enjoy the upside while sheltering you against the worst. Read Article

Why Mutual Funds Aren’t Dead

Mutual funds are ceding ground to ETFs, but before you write them off entirely, understand that there are scenarios where they make sense. Read Article

10 Best Mutual Funds for Retirement

Not every retirement portfolio looks the same. These 10 best mutual funds meet the needs of investors in retirement (or planning for it). Read Article

5 of the Best-Managed Mutual Funds on Wall Street

Who offers the best active management? We look at five of the best mutual funds on the market that are running on top-flight brainpower. Read Article

3 Dirt-Cheap Index Funds to Buy Now

Some of the best funds for long-term investors are cheap index funds. That's because fees can make or break investor returns. Read Article

A Backdoor Way Into Vanguard’s Hottest Closed Fund (VDIGX)

Vanguard Dividend Growth Fund (VDIGX) is one of the best funds on the market, but it's also closed. It's OK - you can still tap into its strategy. Read Article

7 Best Vanguard Funds for the Return of Volatility

One or more of these best Vanguard funds for volatility should be on your buy list if you think stocks are in a calm-before-the-storm mode. Read Article

3 Alternative Funds to Save You From the Next Market Crash

Investors don't have enough options to hedge against crashes, which is why you need these alternative funds during the next market downturn. Read Article

Vanguard Sector Funds

These four low-cost Vanguard sector funds can be smart choices to strengthen your portfolio with tactical exposure. Read Article

Vanguard Global Stock Funds

These three Vanguard global stock funds offer unique strategies to cover the world of stocks, but remember: "global" means "U.S., too." Read Article

The 3 Best Mutual Funds for the Rest of Donald Trump’s Presidency

The best mutual funds during the rest of Donald Trump's term need to be able to navigate -- or just survive -- a shifting market environment. Read Article

Vanguard Investment-Grade Bond Funds

Vanguard investment-grade bond funds allow investors a low-cost way to balance yield and risk. We look at all of Vanguard's options. Read Article

Vanguard Dividend Funds

Vanguard's dividend funds are some of the cheapest funds to buy, which helps to keep more income and growth in the pockets of shareholders. Read Article

The 10 Best Fidelity Funds for Retirees

Fidelity funds cover a swath of investment needs in retirement. And we highlight the 10 best mutual funds for your golden years. Read Article

3 Actively Managed Fidelity Funds You Should Buy Now

Just because passive is growing, doesn't mean that active Fidelity funds aren't worth owning, and these 3 mutual funds take the cake. Read Article

The 10 Cheapest Vanguard Funds on the Market

The 10 cheapest Vanguard funds on the market are low-cost royalty among mutual funds already known for their low expenses. Read Article

Vanguard Small-Cap Stock Funds

Vanguard has a wide array of growthier options for more aggressive investors. Here, we'll review seven Vanguard small-cap stock funds. Read Article

Vanguard Tax-Exempt Bond Funds

Investors looking for tax-free income have a number of options, including a large swath of Vanguard tax-exempt bond funds. Read Article

3 Active Vanguard Funds That You Can’t Ignore

Don't disregard actively managed Vanguard funds, as these three funds are better than their index fund sisters. Read Article

10 Mutual Funds You Can Buy and Hold Forever

This look at 10 mutual funds to buy and hold forever includes winners from across the most important corners of the investment market. Read Article