Most Popular Morningstar Articles

Catch up on the 10 most popular Morningstar articles from the past week, including an article that outlines the seven most coveted funds of 2012

Alanna Petroff 12 November, 2012 | 10:49AM

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

The Week

Election Recap & Stock Market Musings
Morningstar columnist Rodney Hobson reviews the election results, the challenges facing the US economy, and reveals one stock pick that went sour.

Fund Research & Insights

The Most Coveted Funds of 2012
Morningstar highlights the seven most highly sought after funds from the first nine months of 2012.

Spotlight on 3 Funds Seeking Income in UK Equities
The UK Equity Income fund sector remains highly competitive but investors must be aware of the different styles and strategies adopted within the available offerings.

Hand-Picked Funds in the Corporate Bond Sector 
Morningstar pinpoints some Gold, Silver and Bronze-rated funds to consider in the increasingly popular corporate bond sector.

Portfolio & Money Management

A Sample Retirement Portfolio for Moderate Investors 
For investors with 20-year time horizons, this portfolio includes a good mix of shorter- and longer-term holdings.

Uncertainty is Good for Smart Investors
VIDEO: Those who have left the market because of macro uncertainty are missing out, says Sanibel Captiva's Pat Dorsey.

Equity Research & Insights

Fund Managers’ Favourites: 3 Small-Cap Picks
VIDEO: Henderson fund manager Neil Hermon pinpoints his favourite UK small-cap stocks with good growth potential.

StanChart Now Considered 'Too Big to Fail'
Standard Chartered has just been added to a list of "global systemically important financial institutions".

Investment Trust Research & Insights

3 Reasons Why Finsbury Growth & Income Wins Gold
VIDEO: The extensive experience of this investment trust's manager, the proven process, and the very good fee structure earn it a Gold Analyst Rating.

3 Investment Trusts Warren Buffett Would Buy
Using mean reversion analysis, we have pinpointed solid investment trusts that are trading at wider-than-normal discounts.

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Securities Mentioned in Article
Security NamePriceChange (%)Morningstar
Standard Chartered PLC708.10 GBX-0.48
About Author Alanna Petroff

Alanna Petroff  is a financial journalist with Morningstar UK.