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Mutual Fund Commentary: Archive

Zacks Equity Research

Trump's Renewed Tariff Threats Slam Markets 5 Low-Risk Funds

Looming trade concerns calls for investing in low-risk mutual funds. Such funds flaunt a higher Sharpe ratio

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Zacks Equity Research

3 Best Diversified Bond Mutual Funds for High Returns

Below we share with you three top-ranked diversified bond mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 Strong Buy)

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Zacks Equity Research

Russell 2000 Hits Record High: Buy 4 Small-Cap Funds

Small-caps have significantly outperformed their larger counterparts so far this year

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Zacks Equity Research

Consider These 3 MassMutual Funds for Impressive Gains

Consider These 3 MassMutual Funds for Impressive Gains

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Zacks Equity Research

Housing Starts Hits 11-Year High: 3 Real Estate Funds to Buy

A steady increase in home construction due to robust economic conditions and establishment of newer housing apartments boded well for the housing market.

PREPX JIREX FIRIX

Zacks Equity Research

Focus on These 3 Technology Mutual Funds to Boost Your Gains

Below we share with you three top-ranked technology mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy)

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Zacks Equity Research

Consider These 3 PIMCO Mutual Funds for Spectacular Gains

Below we share with you three top-ranked PIMCO mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy)

PONAX PCLAX PASAX

Zacks Equity Research

5 Low Beta Funds to Buy for Renewed Trade War Fears

Following U.S.-China trade-related concerns, it will be prudent to pick safe mutual funds that have low beta

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Zacks Equity Research

3 Strong Buy Nuveen Mutual Funds for Striking Gains

Below we share with you three top-ranked Nuveen mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy)

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Zacks Equity Research

Small Business Sentiment Best in Over 34 Years: 4 Fund Picks

Strong domestic economy and the Trump government's tax codes helped small-cap business optimism index hit to its highest level in May since 1983

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Zacks Equity Research

Focus on 3 Large-Cap Value Mutual Funds for Good Returns

Below we share with you three top-ranked, large-cap value mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy)

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Zacks Equity Research

Retail Sales Notch a 6-Month High: 3 Fund Picks

Consumers spent more on buying cars and other luxury goods amid an 18-year low unemployment rate, pushing retails sales higher last month.

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Zacks Equity Research

4 Top Prudential Mutual Funds to Add to Your Portfolio

Below we share with you four top-ranked Prudential Investments mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy)

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Zacks Equity Research

Buy These 3 Putnam Mutual Funds for Stunning Gains

Below we share with you three top-ranked Putnam mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy)

PTFYX PDINX PYTRX

Zacks Equity Research

4 Financial Funds to Buy on Imminent Fed Hike

Economists vehemently predict a possible rate hike by the Fed in its Jun 13 policy meeting.

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Zacks Equity Research

Looking For Mid-Cap Growth Mutual Funds? 3 Best Picks

Below we share with you three top-ranked mid-cap growth mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy)

POAGX PRDMX NRMGX

Zacks Equity Research

Russell 2000 Posts Gains for 6 Straight Weeks: 5 Fund Picks

Russell 2000 Index performed better than several key indexes recently, making small-cap growth funds strong investments

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Zacks Equity Research

3 Top High-Yield Bond Mutual Funds for Strong Returns

Below we share with you three top-ranked high-yield bond mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy)

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Zacks Equity Research

World Cup Fever to Bring Huge Gains for Europe: 3 Fund Picks

With 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia is just around the corner, investing in European mutual funds looks like a prudent investment option.

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Zacks Equity Research

3 Best-Ranked USAA Mutual Funds for High Returns

Below we share with you three top-ranked USAA mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy)

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Zacks Equity Research

3 Real Estate Funds to Buy as Construction Activity Rebounds

Factors like low levels of unemployment, strong job additions in the construction sector and positive consumer confidence have fueled the sector???s growth.

PREPX JIREX FIRIX

Zacks Equity Research

3 Best Hartford Mutual Funds for Stunning Returns

Below we share with you three top-ranked Hartford mutual funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy)

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Tirthankar Chakraborty

4 Financial Mutual Funds to Buy on Blockbuster Jobs Report

Better pay results in higher inflation, which in turn may lead to increased interest rates.

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Zacks Equity Research

Buy These 3 BlackRock Mutual Funds to Boost Your Gains

Below we share with you three top-ranked BlackRock funds. Each has earned a Zacks Mutual Fund Rank #1 (Strong Buy)

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Tirthankar Chakraborty

Retailers Are on a Roll: 2 Top Funds Leading the Way

Retailers' margin erosion is moderating, comparable sales are rising and profit margins are stabilizing

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