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The Best of Pimco Total Return: PTTDX vs BOND

Even after the exit of Bill Gross, Pimco Total Return is still one of the best bond funds on the market. But should you buy PTTDX or BOND? More 

PIMCO’s Closed-End Funds (CEF) Secret Sauce

Analyzing closed-end funds isn't as simple as ETFs or simple index funds. Many contain "swaps" that will require time and effort to assess More 

Bill Gross vs Pimco Funds: The Bond King’s Crown Is Tarnished

We look at how the biggest Pimco funds have performed after Bill Gross left them for Janus funds. More 

3 Best Commodities Funds to Buy Now

Looking past the short-term noise on oil, broad basket commodities funds can be a smart addition to a diversified portfolio. More 

Best PIMCO Funds for 2015

Free of the performance drags of the past year, 2015 may be a turnaround year for PIMCO funds. Here are 3 of their best to consider in the New Year. More 

3 Best Commodities Funds to Buy Now

The best time to invest in commodities funds is when prices are low and inflation is expected to significantly increase. Arguably, that time is now. More 

Keeping Watch on Key Man Risk

Bill Gross leaving PIMCO highlights an often ignored risk investors face -- that a key individual will leave the firm. More