Whatever happened to emerging-markets stock funds?

John Rekenthaler argues that while emerging-markets stocks could outperform, they do not merit being treated as an asset class

John Rekenthaler 1 May, 2019 | 2:00PM
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Note: This article is part of Morningstar Canada's Emerging Markets Week Special Report

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In the early 1990s, emerging-markets stock funds were the rage. Their subsequent results have been weaker than even the skeptics believed.

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