Investing Specialists

Morningstar Runs the Numbers

Inspired by Harper's Index (with a tip of the hat to FiveThirtyEight's Significant Digits blog), Morningstar Runs the Numbers uses a numbers-based approach to highlight recent Morningstar research, along with some outside news stories.

Emory Zink says that although 2018 was a difficult environment for bonds, short-term bonds were relatively strong performers, primarily due to the ederal Reserve's slow and steady hiking of short-term interest rates. She found four standout funds that merit particular attention.