Harbor Commodity Real Return

In 2011, that strategy helped mitigate some of the pain of falling commodity prices: Harbor’s bogey sank 13.3%, while the fund lost 7.7%.

Harbor Commodity Real Return Strategy manager Mihir Worah buys futures linked to a commodity index and backs them with Treasury inflation-protected securities (TIPS) and other bonds.

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Jennifer Schonberger
Staff Writer, Kiplinger's Personal Finance