BND : Analysis & Opinions

  1. The Best and Worst Bond ETFs as Rates Rise (EDV,BND)

    November 16, 2016
    In a rising rate environment some bond ETFs have fared much better than others.
  2. Double Tops Giving Sell Signals (AMT, BND)

    September 22, 2016
    These REITs and ETFs have formed a bearish topping pattern. Rallies are selling opportunities, as lower prices are expected.
  3. Lowering Portfolio Volatility With Certain Bond ETFs (AGG, BND)

    June 11, 2016
    Learn about how overall portfolio risk can be reduced by adding a variety of different types of bond ETFs to a primarily ...
  4. 3 Highly Liquid Vanguard Bond ETFs (BND, BSV)

    May 27, 2016
    Discover three of the most liquid Vanguard bond exchange-traded funds, and learn why they may be a good addition to your ...
  5. Bond ETFs Test Key Levels (HYG, SHY)

    May 25, 2016
    Various bond ETFs are all hitting key levels at the same time, presenting trading opportunities in some bond ETFs, and warnings ...
  6. BND vs. AGG: Comparing Bond ETFs

    May 3, 2016
    Compare structure and performance for the two largest domestic bond ETFs, the iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond ETF and the ...
  7. The 5 Largest Bond ETFs (AGG, BND)

    May 2, 2016
    Learn more about the five largest bond ETFs in the world, ranging from Treasurys to junk, all of which focus on the domestic ...
  8. (BND) Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF: Who is Invested?

    April 30, 2016
    Discover which institutions are investing in the Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF. Find out who's buying, who's selling and ...
  9. BND: Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF Performance Case Study

    April 29, 2016
    Learn about some of the performance trends of the Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF, and discover which times of year the fund ...
  10. Why Pimco's Total Return Active ETF is Lagging

    April 22, 2016
    Despite solid inflows to bond ETFs, PIMCO's Total Return active ETF (BOND) is seeing outflows. Why?
  11. The 20 Cheapest ETFs to Date in 2016 (ITOT, SCHB)

    March 22, 2016
    Discover how expense ratios affect the performances of exchange traded funds (ETFs), and learn about 20 of the cheapest ETFs ...
  12. Vanguard Income Based Funds Overview (VOO,VPU)

    January 28, 2016
    Discover the different income funds that Vanguard Investments offer, using either mutual funds or ETFs and stocks, bonds ...
  13. What Are the Pros and Cons of Fixed-Income ETFs? (BND, AGG)

    December 31, 2015
    Like all investments, fixed-income ETFs have their pros and cons. But do the advantages outweigh the disadvantages?
  14. BND: Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF

    December 28, 2015
    Learn about the Vanguard Total Bond Market exchange-traded fund, its primary portfolio holdings and risk/reward profile based ...
  15. Jack Bogle Likes Bonds And You Should Too

    December 16, 2015
    Heightened interest in bond ETFs have investors seeking quality choices for their portfolios. We'll take a look at the charts ...
  16. The 3 Best and Most Popular Vanguard Index Funds (VTI, VXUS)

    November 12, 2015
    Learn about three popular Vanguard Index Funds. See how index funds provide an easy way for investors to gain exposure to ...
  17. 3 Vanguard Funds with the Lowest Fees (VOO, BND)

    November 12, 2015
    Learn about the top three Vanguard funds that have the lowest expense ratios and follow different investment objectives by ...
  18. Are Vanguard ETFs a safe investment? (BND, VCIT)

    November 12, 2015
    Learn about safe ETF funds available from Vanguard. Learn why bond funds have low volatility, but still do have certain risks ...
  19. Got Diversification? Check Out These ETFs (VB, BND)

    September 23, 2015
    ETFs are an excellent way to add diversification to your portfolio, but only if you choose the right ones.
  20. Should You Hire an Advisor or DIY Your Savings?

    June 5, 2015
    Investors should consider index funds and robo-advisors before committing to a costly professional money manager.
  21. Top 4 ETFs That Will Help Diversify Your Portfolio

    May 27, 2015
    Seeking low cost diversification to high quality stocks and bonds? Consider these 4 ETFs.
  22. Beware: These Bond Funds Act Like Stocks

    April 21, 2015
    Beware of bond funds that act like stocks.
  23. Vanguard Readies Muni Bond ETF

    March 20, 2015
    Vanguard is set to roll out a muni bond ETF, the firm's first.
  24. ETFs Commonly Found In Retirement Accounts

    October 27, 2014
    Which ETFs are popular in retirement accounts? Here's a look at several and why they might be right for you or your client.
  25. Three Ways To Play Bonds In 2014

    December 12, 2013
    The New Year promises one certainty in the bond market and that’s the Fed will finally begin its taper and end its bond-buying ...
  26. How To Adjust Your Portfolio In A Bear Or Bull Market

    April 3, 2013
    While investors shouldn’t feel compelled to change their portfolios radically overnight in reaction to the market's daily ...
  27. ETFs For A Low-Cost, Long-Term Portfolio

    October 28, 2009
    While ETFs are a great tool for exploring sectors, they can form the basis of a great long term portfolio.