Advisors Cautious on PIMCO Total Return Fund
With Morningstar's downgrade, even more questions are arising over the bond fund post-Gross.
Bill Gross’ Departure: What Plan Fiduciaries Need to Know
PIMCO's Total Return Fund, previously managed by Gross, is a "pillar" of many 401(k) platforms. Will it stay that way?
Gross’ Move Fogs PIMCO, Janus Futures
Analysts are cautious on what Bill Gross’ departure from the bond giant PIMCO to the smaller Janus means for both firms.
3 Investments Retirees Should Avoid: Morningstar's Benz
Some assets can add volatility, expenses and stress to retirement portfolios (with little upside).
Energy: Powerful Production
On August 5, Southwest Gas Corp reported second quarter earnings of $0.21 per share vs. $0.22 per share last year. Excluding COLI, earnings were $0.16 per share versus $0.18 per share.
The Perils of the Indexing Crowd
New risks emerge as investors pile into a strategy.
Bill Gross Jumps From PIMCO to Janus Capital
"Bond King" leaves firm he founded to manage new unconstrained bond fund at Janus; PIMCO taps Daniel Ivascyn as group CIO.
PIMCO’s Bond ETF Woes Widespread in Industry: Morningstar Expert
Morningstar’s Michael Herbst says other fund families in the fixed-income space are also likely to have same pricing problems as PIMCO’s.
Morningstar Launches Smart Beta Ratings System
At its ETF Conference, Morningstar introduces a smart beta—or "strategic beta" in Morningstar parlance—exchange-traded product classification system.
Are Risk Parity Funds Back on Track?
Allocations based on risk can help boost portfolio diversification, one expert shares.