To recover completely from a loss of 50 percent requires a gain of 100 percent. In the Wall Street Journal
's monthly "Investing in Funds" section, Karen Damato highlights
the pain of volatility over the past year and a half. Damato points to several low volatility mutual funds for standing out from the pack, not for high 2009 returns but for low 2008 losses that are easier to recover from.
Damato seeks input on the subject from Morningstar
's Don Phillips
's Tom Roseen
's Todd Rosenbluth
. Ron Sloan
's AIM Charter
, Tom Perkins
' Perkins Mid Cap Value
and Charles Dreifus
' Royce Special Equity
all gain praise in the article.
Neil Anderson, Managing Editor
Stay ahead of the news ... Sign up for our email alerts now