Are ETFs Better Than Mutual Funds -- Or, Not As Good?

Arthur Stein Financial, LLC |
Seeking Alpha just published my article comparing returns for mutual funds and Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs). You can read it here.
 
Exchange Traded Funds are increasingly popular as an alternative to mutual funds. One often-cited reason is that ETF management fees are lower.
 
But are ETF fees really lower and do lower fees result in better performance? Read my article for a surprising result. This is a key issue for investment advisors, portfolio managers and their clients.