mutual fund managers

4 Signs It's Time to Dump Your Mutual Fund

Many mutual fund shareholders may not even realize how well or poorly their funds have been doing lately. After all, actively managed mutual funds are attractive to those who don't want to have to watch the market too closely. But you should definitely watch for these four simple warning signs.

How to Lower the Taxes on
Your Investments

Could you be keeping more of the money that your portfolio is producing? DailyFinance spoke with professional investment managers and came up with eight tax strategies to help you maximize your after-tax returns.

The 'Unlucky' Way to Double Your Investment Returns

What if you could increase your investment returns more than 200% by simply understanding the role of luck versus skill in investing? Several recent studies have shown how, and if ever there was information the securities industry didn't want you to have, this is it.

DailyFinance Welcomes Michael Shari and 'Fund Focus'

To pick a great mutual fund, you really have to look at it through the eyes of the portfolio manager. In the end, it's not just about investment strategy. It's about execution. Fund Focus will delve into managers' strategies to help you make smarter choices.

Fund Managers Understate Portfolio Churn

Some equity fund managers are talking the talk, but not walking the walk -- by churning their portfolios more than they say. A new study finds that some active equity fund managers have higher portfolio turnover rates than they themselves claim. Several factors cause short-termitis.