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Great Diversifiers, 401(k) Oddities, and Vanguard's New Fund

We take a numerical look through this week's Morningstar research. Plus, our most popular articles and videos for the week ended May 31.

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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.

2.12% vs 1.82%
That's how much the median stable-value fund in Morningstar's database returned versus the median money market mutual fund during the past 12 months. Christine Benz takes a look at stable-value funds and other oddities that investors might find in their 401(k) plans.

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