Bonds & Fixed Income

  1. Short-Term Bond ETFs Draw Investors as Yields Surge (SJNK, SHY)

    Investors have been flocking to short-term bond ETFs recently, as yields have been rising sharply.
  2. Global Bond Values Plummet by $1 Trillion Last Week

    The bond market has lost a staggering $1 trillion or more this week, for only the second time in two decades, as the capitalization ...
  3. December Rate Hike Remains Intact After Trump Win

    The probability of a December rate hike remains intact, but Trump has made it clear that the future for Fed Chairperson Janet ...
  4. The Next U.S. President Faces a Potential Debt Crunch

    The next U.S. president may face a bond market heading toward major disruption as the forces that favored the market now ...
  5. Muni Bonds: Is a Post-Election Sell-Off Coming? (VWITX,NHMAX)

    The $3.8 trillion muni bond market is highly sensitive to changes in tax policy after presidential elections
  6. Investors Flock to Inflation-Shielding ETFs (TIP, VTIP)

    Investors have been flocking to exchange-traded funds that shield them from inflation as concerns grow about rising prices ...
  1. The Impact of Low Rates on Your Investments

    These are the effects of low interest rates and Treasury yields on your investments and financial future.
  2. TIPS Inflows Surge in Wake of the Election

    Investors have flocked to TIPS in the wake of Donald Trump winning the U.S. presidential election.
  3. How to Seek Income Now

    As 2016 draws to a close and a Fed hike looms, where should investors hunt for yield now? We highlight the case for three ...
  4. Money Market Rates: Finding the Best Accounts in 2016

    This helpful rate calculator quickly shows you where to find the highest interest rate on a money market account.
  5. The Dangers in Extreme Income Investing

    Investors seeking income have taken to the extremes: reaching to the riskiest corners for yield while also piling up cash. ...
  6. Gold and Bond Levels to Watch After the Election (GLD, TLT)

    Gold and bond price action after the election may not follow common wisdom or reward the majority of traders.
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