Mutual Funds

The 3 Best Types of Mutual Funds for Rising Interest Rates

Now is a good time to look at the best types of funds for rising interest rates. Here are top picks in three different categories. Read Article

The 3 Best Janus Funds to Buy for 2017

The best Janus funds for 2017 are likely to be funds that have a good balance of growth potential and diversification. Read Article

The 3 Best American Funds for 2017

The best American funds -- like these three -- have the right combination of qualities needed to navigate the market environment in 2017. Read Article

The 10 Best Mutual Funds to Buy for 2017

The 10 top mutual funds for 2017 would be excellent in most environments, but they're almost necessary buys for a challenging environment. Read Article

7 Mutual Funds That Should Be Banished From Your Portfolio

We highlight seven mutual funds from different categories that investors should consider selling before they become huge losers in the weeks and months ahead. Read Article

The 3 Best Fidelity Funds to Finish 2016 on a High Note

The following are three of the best Fidelity funds that will help take you through the end of the year. Here's what you need to know. Read Article

3 of the Best Bond Funds to Buy Now

While what constitutes the best bond funds changes from person to person, VBISX, DIDIX and VWEHX can help three major investment objectives. Read Article

3 Funds To Sell Now, 1 High-Yield Replacement to Buy

Passive investing won't get you returns you need. Consider these managed funds instead for long-term income Read Article

Top 10 Mutual Funds for the Rest of 2016

Whether you're looking for outperformance or just to play it same through the end of the year, these are the top mutual funds to buy. Read Article

The 3 Best Vanguard Funds for a Prosperous Fourth Quarter

These are three of the best Vanguard funds for the fourth quarter of 2016, which will likely be challenging for investors. Read Article

3 Small-Cap Blend Mutual Funds to Buy Now

Today we'll share with you three buy-rated small-cap blend mutual funds to buy. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy) Read Article

5 Popular Bond Funds To Sell Now

With all this talk of rising rates, it's surprising bond funds are doing well. Dig a little deeper, and investors may want to avoid these five Read Article

The 3 Best Bond Funds for the Next Decade

Choosing the best bond funds for the next ten years is no easy task, so we highlight three outstanding funds that could be top performers. Read Article

3 Reasons Mutual Funds Are Better Than Hedge Funds

Hedge funds are seeing massive outflows this year, while mutual funds are looking like the smart money choice. Here are a few reasons why. Read Article

The 3 Best Vanguard Funds to Hold Through 2020

When picking the best Vanguard funds, it's important to look beyond the short-term. Here are three of the best funds through the year 2020. Read Article

The 3 Best Mutual Funds to Ride the Unicorn Wave

These are three of the best mutual funds for investors who are interested in benefiting from pre-IPOs, or as some call them, unicorns. Read Article

Sell These 2 Junk Bond ETFs While You Consider These 3 Funds Instead

There's a lot of pain to go around in the junk bond market universe. Avoid these 2 high-yield players; instead consider these 3 funds instead Read Article

Vanguard Funds: Billions In, Billions Out – VMMXX VMFXX

Vanguard is seeing billions of dollars sloshing into and out of its money market funds (VMMXX and VMFXX). Here's what you need to know. Read Article

3 Mutual Funds That Can Beat the S&P 500

If you want to beat the S&P 500 index in the long term, you might want to take a long look at VIMSX, FSCSX and PRHSX. Read Article

4 Funds With 5% Yields and Almost No Taxes (IQI, NZF, PMM, VKQ)

5% dividends are hard to come by as stocks continue to climb, but you can get those high yields and take on less risk with these 4 funds Read Article