5 Things to Watch Next Week: Potter Mania, Earnings

There's no such thing as a summertime lull when earnings season is upon us. Next week will bring plenty of headlines -- among them box office receipts for the last Harry Potter film and quarterly results from Apple, Cintas, and Microsoft.

Making the Case for Mid-Cap Value Stocks

No matter how volatile the stock market gets, portfolio managers Peter A. Zuger and Donald E. Cleven of Lee Munder Capital Group use a classic value-driven fundamental investment process to find winning stocks in the mid-cap value category.