Index Funds

18 Dirt-Cheap Index Funds to Buy
ETFs

18 Dirt-Cheap Index Funds to Buy

Expense ratios for index funds have declined in recent years, making them an attractive low-cost investing strategy to consider.
April 23, 2021
15 Best Fidelity Funds for the Next Bull Market
mutual funds

15 Best Fidelity Funds for the Next Bull Market

Investors looking to squeeze more profit from the next bull run can look to Fidelity funds for strong active management and tactical investments.
March 22, 2021
The 7 Best Vanguard Index Funds for 2021
mutual funds

The 7 Best Vanguard Index Funds for 2021

Vanguard index funds are among the cheapest, easiest solutions for investors looking for diversified core holdings. Here are seven top options.
January 25, 2021
50 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Loved in Q3
stocks

50 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Loved in Q3

Billionaires, high-asset hedge funds and other institutional investors recently revealed these 50 companies as some of their top stock picks during th…
November 15, 2020
7 Best Value ETFs to Buy for Bundled Bargains
ETFs

7 Best Value ETFs to Buy for Bundled Bargains

Could value stocks finally have their day? If so, these are seven of the best value ETFs to leverage a long-awaited revival.
November 12, 2020

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50 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Loved in Q2
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50 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Loved in Q2

These 50 companies, of various shapes and sizes, were among billionaires', high-asset hedge funds' and other institutional investors' top stock picks …
October 6, 2020
Inside the New Work From Home ETF (WFH)
ETFs

Inside the New Work From Home ETF (WFH)

The Direxion Work From Home ETF (WFH) puts investors in touch with dozens of companies benefiting from the suddenly accelerating trend of remote work.
September 30, 2020
The 5 Best iShares ETFs for a Core Portfolio
ETFs

The 5 Best iShares ETFs for a Core Portfolio

You can assemble a simple, diversified and dirt-cheap portfolio using just a handful of the best iShares ETFs from its 'Core' series.
September 18, 2020
10 Dividend ETFs to Buy for Diversified Income
Investing for Income

10 Dividend ETFs to Buy for Diversified Income

If you're a set-it-and-forget-it income investor, these 10 dividend ETFs give you a wide variety of ways to collect a regular paycheck.
August 13, 2020
6 Best Biotech ETFs to Buy
ETFs

6 Best Biotech ETFs to Buy

Biotech ETFs provide access to this high-growth health care segment while limiting the impact of the industry's boom-or-bust nature.
August 7, 2020
10 Best Emerging Markets ETFs for a Global Rebound
Foreign Stocks & Emerging Markets

10 Best Emerging Markets ETFs for a Global Rebound

Emerging markets ETFs can inject growth into your portfolio, as well as provide some much-needed diversification. Here are 10 top EM funds.
July 14, 2020
5 High-Yield ETFs to Buy
Real Estate Vanguard ETF (VNQ)

5 High-Yield ETFs to Buy

For investors committed to generating income, these five high-yield ETFs could be worth including in your buy-and-hold portfolio.
June 17, 2020
8 Dirt-Cheap Index Mutual Funds for Thrifty Investors
mutual funds

8 Dirt-Cheap Index Mutual Funds for Thrifty Investors

Cost is one of the biggest edges for index mutual funds, which don't need to pay large money management teams to run the show.
May 4, 2020
The 45 Cheapest Index Funds in the ETF Universe
Index Funds

The 45 Cheapest Index Funds in the ETF Universe

Vanguard.
April 13, 2019
11 of the Best Index Funds to Buy Today
Index Funds

11 of the Best Index Funds to Buy Today

The recent passing of Vanguard founder John Bogle was a great loss for the investment world.
March 19, 2019
The Legacy of John Bogle
investing

The Legacy of John Bogle

The champion of low-cost index investing changed mutual funds forever.
March 8, 2019
The Power of Index Funds
investing

The Power of Index Funds

Index funds benefit investors in other ways besides low fees. Trading expenses and tax consequences are minimal.
March 7, 2019
The 6 Best Vanguard Index Funds for 2019 and Beyond
mutual funds

The 6 Best Vanguard Index Funds for 2019 and Beyond

Investing icon Warren Buffett advises investors to stash 90% of their money in a Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index fund and keep the rest in short-ter…
January 18, 2019
John Bogle: The Defiant Patron Saint of Index Investing
investing

John Bogle: The Defiant Patron Saint of Index Investing

Vanguard founder John C. Bogle died Jan. 16 at age 89. But "Saint Jack," who built the index fund from virtually nothing into a $5 trillion empire and…
January 17, 2019
Investing Lessons From Vanguard's Bogleheads
investing

Investing Lessons From Vanguard's Bogleheads

Their zealous devotion to the principles espoused by John Bogle means a nearly exclusive reliance on index funds and close ties with Vanguard.
January 17, 2019
Vanguard Index Funds’ Fees Are Going Even Lower
investing

Vanguard Index Funds’ Fees Are Going Even Lower

Owners of Vanguard index funds’ Investor class shares to be moved into Admiral class
November 19, 2018
Is Passive Investing 'Worse Than Marxism'?
investing

Is Passive Investing 'Worse Than Marxism'?

A set-it-and-forget-it investing approach is certainly a pretty easy route for retirement savers to take, but it might be contributing to some big pro…
April 13, 2018
Warren Buffett: Why Index Funds Trump Hedge Funds
investing

Warren Buffett: Why Index Funds Trump Hedge Funds

Buffett easily won his 10-year bet against the hedge-fund industry thanks to the cheap efficiency of simple index funds.
January 8, 2018
6 Index Funds That Are Cheaper than Vanguard
investing

6 Index Funds That Are Cheaper than Vanguard

Vanguard, long considered the king of low-cost indexing, has lost its throne—for the time being.
July 17, 2017
Best Index Funds for Every Investor
investing

Best Index Funds for Every Investor

Decisions can be difficult when you’re faced with too many choices.
June 1, 2017