Morningstar shocker: Active funds lose heat – MarketWatch 08-14-14

Salient to Investors:

John Rekenthaler at Morningstar said:

  • Over the trailing 12 months, 68% of net sales to mutual funds ended up in passive investing vehicles versus 32% active.
  • Of $134 billion going into active funds, $30 billion is being placed in target-date funds.
  • Low-cost, passive funds keep more of the investor’s money in their pocket.

Read the full article at http://www.marketwatch.com/story/morningstar-shocker-active-funds-lose-heat-2014-08-14

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