10 Most Popular Morningstar Articles

Catch up on the most popular Morningstar articles from the past week, including Rodney Hobson's latest column and a review of the new RDR rules that are affecting UK investors

Alanna Petroff 14 January, 2013 | 9:23AM

What are intelligent investors reading these days? Here are the top 10 most popular articles from Morningstar.co.uk over the past week.

The Week

Betting on Vodafone, Bailing on M&S?
Morningstar columnist Rodney Hobson discusses his opinions on Vodafone, M&S and the current political climate.

Special Reports

2013: RDR, Financial Advice and You
New investment rules called the "Retail Distribution Review" (RDR) are changing the way you invest and receive financial advice.

How to Cut Down on Investment Fees
VIDEO: Investors will have the chance to re-negotiate adviser and fund management fees in 2013. Find out how to cut down on your investment fees.

Questions to Ask Your Financial Adviser
PERSPECTIVES: The new RDR rules mean that investors are going to want to start asking their financial advisers more pointed questions.

How To DIY Invest for Retirement 
If you're not in a position to enlist professional help, here are some pointers to help you on your DIY investing journey.

Investment Trust Research & Insights

5 Interesting Investment Trust Trends from 2012
VIDEO: Morningstar's Jackie Beard describes five investment themes from the world of closed-end funds in 2012.

Equity Research & Insights

A Comeback for Stock-Picking
Morningstar's Heather Brilliant expects stock-picking will be an ongoing theme in 2013 and her team of analysts hone in on some undervalued stocks.

5 Undervalued Tech Stocks
Morningstar analyst Grady Burkett considers Google and Oracle to be amongst the most undervalued tech names in the world.

Fund Research & Insights

Contrarian Approach to Growth Pays Off
VIDEO: Morningstar 2012 International Stock Fund Manager of the Year Rajiv Jain expects continued earnings growth for the less popular growth stories of tobacco and Indian consumer stocks.

10 Gold-Rated Funds with the Lowest Fees
Research shows that investing in funds with low fees gives you a higher chance of outperforming the market.

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About Author Alanna Petroff

Alanna Petroff  is a financial journalist with Morningstar UK.