NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Unnerved by erratic markets, investors have been dumping stock mutual funds and shifting to bonds. That approach could provide protection in a downturn. But big fixed-income holdings could drag down results if stocks rally.
An alternative strategy for wary investors is to try one of the handful of flexible funds that can shift allocations. The flexible managers emphasize stocks in good times and take shelter in fixed income when conditions look risky.
Funds that shift allocations include Osterweis Strategic Investment, Stadion Managed Portfolio and Virtus Premium AlphaSector . …
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Originally posted here: Funds That Win in Falling Markets