Mutual funds are necessary investments for investors both young and old. They provide essential diversification and can strengthen your returns over the long-term. But there are too many funds for any single investor to sift through. Luckily, our analysts give you the inside track on funds with the smallest minimal investments and funds that charge low fees, so you can maximize your performance.
A mutual fund load is real nuisance because it goes to compensate a middleman These no-load mutual funds let you keep more of your money.
Not all active mutual funds are poor performers. These five have consistently beaten their benchmarks by a mile.
Vanguard index funds are arguably the best mutual funds to build a long-term portfolio. We highlight six funds in diverse categories.
Vanguard funds offer something for everyone, including conservative, income-seeking investors or risk-tolerant tactical investors.
Given its expansive lineup of funds, Vanguard has something for every investor -- including these Vanguard mutual funds with high-yields.
John Bogle, who kick-started the index fund revolution, also founded Vanguard. Honor his memory by learning more about these 7 funds.
Semiconductor funds could be all-star rebound plays this year. With that in mind, here are some of the best mutual funds to invest in that theme.
Warren Buffett recommends a low-cost S&P 500 index fund. However, index funds to buy come in all shapes and sizes. Here are seven that are low cost and globally diversified.
Fortunately, fund fees are declining, adding to the universe of low-cost mutual funds applicable for retirement portfolios. Low-cost mutual funds offer retirees diversity, exposure to multiple asset classes and the potential to generate much-needed income.
Finding the best mutual funds to buy can be difficult, but these are bound to rise soon with the recent surge in industrial production.
Closed-end funds trade like stocks and provide intraday liquidity, a feature not found on mutual funds. Here are five CEFs to buy.
With manufacturing activity witnessing best performance in August in 14 years, we have selected three Fidelity mutual funds Compare Brokers....
Below we share with you four top-ranked Dimensional mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy) Compare Brokers....
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Below we share with you three top-ranked PIMCO mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy) Compare Brokers....
Fidelity made waves with zero-fee index mutual funds. But it has some pretty great active offerings as well. Here are three of the best mutual funds from Fidelity that are actively managed.
Although these funds have higher fees than others, some of the best mutual funds justify the higher price tag. These mutual funds aim to dispel the stigma surrounding expensive funds.
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While the performance may not justify their cost for many active mutual funds, there are still plenty worth owning. Here are five of the best.
Consumer mutual funds could catch a bid if investors renew their interest in income-focused sectors or view consumer staples as a value sector. Here are some consumer mutual funds to consider for conservative investors.