Archive for November, 2013

BENZ & KINNEL: MUTUAL FUND SHAKEUPS!

November 15, 2013

The mutual fund industry is being buffeted by two enormous shifts: investors are deserting actively managed funds for passive ones and they are fleeing bond funds for other sources of income. What do these changes mean for investors? In their first joint television appearance, two Morningstar all-stars give us their perspective and advice. Continue Reading »

BARBARA KRUMSIEK: FINDING CONFIDENCE AND COURAGE AT A YOUNG AGE

November 8, 2013

As CEO of Calvert Investments, Barbara Krumsiek has established herself as a globally recognized leader in the field of sustainable and responsible investing. Find out where she began to develop her leadership skills and the passion to make the world a better place.

    




BARBARA KRUMSIEK: CLEAN PROFITS

November 8, 2013

Socially Responsible Investing is no longer a niche strategy. It’s gone mainstream as more companies, investment firms and investors pay attention to environmental, social and governance issues. And the belief that this approach means lagging performance has been proven wrong. SRI funds are now competing head on with traditional money management. This week’s guest is Barbara Krumsiek, the CEO of Calvert Investments Inc., a leader in SRI mutual funds and a Financial Thought leader in her own right. Continue Reading »

DONALD YACKTMAN: A GREAT INVESTOR TURNS MORE CONSERVATIVE

November 1, 2013

Donald Yacktman, President and Founder of Yacktman Asset Management runs two five-star funds. Both have beaten the markets and their peers by wide margins over the years.  This past Morningstar Stock Fund Manager of the Year explains while his approach to picking stocks has stayed the same, his current strategy is changing. Continue Reading »

DONALD YACKTMAN: ALL IN THE FAMILY

November 1, 2013

Yacktman, the legendary founder of the 5 star rated Yacktman and Yacktman Focused Funds recently promoted a long time co-portfolio manager of both funds to his former Chief Investment Officer role. The portfolio manager just happens to be his son Stephen who has been with the firm for 20 years.

    




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