Morningstar, Inc. (Nasdaq: MORN), a leading provider of independent investment research, today reported estimated U.S. mutual fund and exchange-traded fund asset flows through July 2010 ... alternative, and commodity funds. U.S. ETFs registered total.
prefers commodities mutual funds because many commodities ETFs are fairly new. “Mutual funds have a better track record of performing across different markets,” he said. Figures from Morningstar show that about half of all commodities ETFs have.
Though some investors and advisers may view the asset allocation decision as a commodity picked from the ... The 50% -70% Equity category in the Morningstar database includes over 700 mutual funds (including different share classes.
Many investors who have sought to cash in by purchasing commodities mutual funds offered by companies ... (For more, see also: Commodity Investing 101.) Morningstar, Inc. (MORN) recently conducted an analysis of these funds, concluding that only nine.
There's of course going to be times when commodities don't do well," says Tom Idzorek, chief investment officer at Ibbotson Associates, a Morningstar ... your funds. For broad exposure to commodities, advisers suggest investing in a number of mutual.
“But it hasn’t worked in the last two to three years.” The broadly diversified commodity mutual funds and E.T.F.’s followed by Morningstar lost an average of about 10 percent, annualized, over the three years through Sept. 30, while the S.
ATLANTA, April 10, 2007 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- WorldCommodity Funds, Inc. announces the launch of its first mutual ... by Morningstar.com and the third-best performing of the 40 open-end funds in Morningstar's Specialty-Natural Resources category.
About 50 mutual funds, holding $60 billion in assets, will be affected by the policy change, according to Morningstar Inc. The change comes as broad- basket commodities funds and managed-futures funds are gaining popularity with investors, thanks mainly to.
BSE Ltd, in collaboration with Morningstar India, today launched a website to empower investors with relevant information and tools on evaluating mutual fund (MF ... futures, options, commodities, precious metals, foreign exchange and treasury markets.
Morningstar estimates net flow for mutual funds by computing the change in assets not ... In a pattern reversal, alternative and commodities funds suffered outflows from passive and inflows to active in July. -- The four Morningstar Categories with the.