How Many Mutual Funds Should You Have in Your Investment Portfolio?

This week’s AAII Weekly Digest highlights these “must-read” AAII articles:   Frontier Markets Offer Growth From a Very Diverse Set of Economies AAII Journal editor Chuck Rotblut interviews Laura Geritz, manager of the Wasatch Frontier Emerging Small Countries Fund. These smaller countries have strong growth prospects and companies that are often oligopolies or monopolies tied…

 

The Mutual Fund Cash Dilemma

This article originally appeared in the May 2014 issue of the AAII Journal. After any major stock market rally, investors should examine each of their mutual funds to assess whether the manager must remain fully invested or has the ability to raise cash in the absence of acceptable opportunities. History shows that stocks can remain at high valuations…