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August Monthly Commentary
August 2017 commentary is now available.
Ariel Mutual Funds
Learn more about Ariel's no-load mutual funds for investment accounts, IRAs, 401(K) plans/rollovers, or college savings programs to help meet investment and retirement goals
What 7 Top Pros Are Doing Now
John Rogers shares where he finds value despite rising stock prices in the market.
Investment Perspectives: Research
Discover the research process behind each Ariel investment strategy – value, global, and deep value.
Zombie Firms and Enterprise Staples
Rupal Bhansali discusses the increase of “zombie firms” and how enterprise staples have become the new consumer staples stocks.
Investing with a Patient, Long-Term View
There are only a handful of managers that are still at the helm of the funds they founded 30 years ago — find out why John W. Rogers, Jr. is one of them.
Ariel's John Rogers Has A Winning Appetite For Small, Undervalued Stocks In His Mutual Funds
John Rogers discusses the inspiration behind his patient investment philosophy, and shares where he sees value.
A closer look at the research and analysis that take place during the lifetime of featured Ariel stock holdings
John Rogers makes the case for brain power over technology
Rupal Bhansali discusses why corporate debt, earnings quality, and expectations give her concern for the markets
Charlie Bobrinskoy cautions investors of signs that may point towards looming inflation.
John Rogers shares his recent stock purchases and names other fund managers he admires
An in-depth look at Ariel Focus Fund with portfolio manager Charlie Bobrinskoy
John W. Rogers, Jr. is featured as one of 20 visionaries who has shaped and transformed the financial advice profession
Four managers from the "Class of 1986" share insights on successfully navigating bull and bear markets, recessions, bubbles and presidential elections
Our portfolio managers share their unique approaches to managing risk
We are delighted to share a sample of the non-profit organizations our firm supports
Does it make a big difference if I start saving for my retirement now? Can't I wait until I make a higher salary and then start investing?
Investor Class as of 09/22/2017
Performance data quoted is past performance, which does not guarantee future results. All performance assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. The investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than quoted. For month-end and standardized performance data and expense ratios, click the "View Full Performance" links above. Click here to download a Fund Prospectus.
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