The fossil-fuel free future of mutual funds

The fossil-fuel free future of mutual funds

Investors are hungry for socially responsible mutual funds, and lately, it’s the ones that avoid fossil fuel stocks getting the most attention. It’s a trend that has gained momentum over the last few years. Why? There’s a $ 100 trillion global sleeper risk … Continue reading at cnbc.com

October: 9 out of 21 equity-based mutual funds outperform index

KARACHI: Nine out of 21 equity-based mutual funds outperformed the benchmark index on the Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) in October, according to data compiled by the Mutual Funds Association of Pakistan (MUFAP). The rest of 12 mutual funds that invest … Continue reading at tribune.com.pk

Top Mutual Funds for Aggressive Investors

Investing in blue chip stocks and implementing a dividend reinvestment plan has been the best way to accumulate wealth over the long haul. If you're willing to spend a lot of time on research, then you can find undervalued small-cap stocks to build your … Continue reading at investopedia.com

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Best Performing Vanguard Mutual Funds in Q3 of 2015

Calling the third quarter a bloodbath will not be far from the truth. In this quarter, the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq declined 7.6%, 7% and 7.4%, respectively. In the third quarter, just 17% of mutual funds managed to finish in the green. China-led global … Continue reading at zacks.com

It Isn't Just Valeant: Big Stakes Raise Issues for Mutual Funds

Concentrated bets on individual stocks raise thorny issues for mutual funds and their investors--a matter highlighted this week at Sequoia Fund, one of the biggest investors in controversial drug maker Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. Placing … Continue reading at wsj.com

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Wealth Adviser Daily Briefing: Mutual Funds' Concentrated Bets Raise Questions

Mutual funds set varying valuations for hot startups. Mutual funds are getting into new tech companies before they go public to get a shot at a huge profit if a startup takes off, but fund managers aren't sure what those investments are actually worth … Continue reading at blogs.wsj.com

Favourite stocks of mutual funds in past one year

These are trying times for equity fund managers. Stock markets are gripped by uncertainty even as corporates churn out dismal numbers amid continuing global worries. Unlike a year back, when the stock market was decidedly upbeat, picking the right stock … Continue reading at economictimes.indiatimes.com

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4 Top-Rated Mid-Cap Growth Mutual Funds for Your Portfolio

Mid-cap growth mutual funds provide excellent choices for investors who emphasize investing in securities that will provide them growth with lesser risk. While large companies are normally known for stability and smaller ones for growth, mid caps offer the … Continue reading at nasdaq.com

Best And Worst Q4’15: Materials ETFs, Mutual Funds And Key Holdings

The Materials sector ranks seventh out of the 10 sectors as detailed in our Q4’15 Sector Ratings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. Last quarter, the Materials sector ranked sixth. It gets our Neutral rating, which is based on an aggregation of ratings of … Continue reading at seekingalpha.com

Mutual funds: Arbitrage funds suitable for investment horizon of 6-12 months

Arbitrage funds, as the name suggests, try to take advantage of the price differential of a stock in the cash market and the futures markets. Typically, the price of a stock in the derivatives market quotes at a premium to its price in the cash market. Continue reading at financialexpress.com

* The vast majority of mutual funds own oil, gas, and coal companies. So, if you are invested in mutual funds, it is very likely that you are invested in fossil fuel companies, whether you intend to be or not.

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