Treasury Bond ETFs To Play Rising Short Term Yields [iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (ETF), ProShares UltraShort Lehman 20+ Yr(ETF)]

yieldTreasury bond ETFs have been one of the most vulnerable investment options thanks to the Fed’s decision to wrap up its QE stimulus. While we have seen long-term bond ETFs suffering the most in 2013, the picture changed in 2014 thanks to the Fed’s modified
NASDAQ:VGLT April 1, 2014 4:39pm

ETF Spotlight: Investing In Long-Term Treasury Bond ETFs

etfs etfsBeing one of the safe havens, Treasury bonds (especially the long dated ones) had a terrific run last year,capping off their solid run following a series of global economic crises. This was due to few quantitative easing programs
NASDAQ:VGLT April 14, 2013 11:49pm

Still Room To Run For Treasury Bond ETFs? (TLT, VGLT, TLH)

market bondsEric Dutram: Ben Bernanke’s testimony before Congress finally seems to have provided some much needed clarity to the market. The speculation over the outcome of the Federal Reserve bond buying program seemed to be the biggest worry for the markets.
NASDAQ:VGLT March 8, 2013 4:04pm

Precious Metals, Treasury and mREIT ETFs In A QE3 World (GLD, DBP, JJP, REM, MORT, EDV)

Eric Dutram: After much deliberation, the Federal Reserve finally announced the third round of quantitative easing or QE3, in an attempt to facilitate consumption in the economy
NASDAQ:VGLT December 9, 2012 12:34am

Long Term Treasury ETFs: Ultimate QE3 Play? (ZROZ, TLO, VGLT, TLT, EDV)

Eric Dutram: Perceived as one of the safest investment avenues across the globe, U.S. Treasuries (especially the long dated ones) have witnessed a significant rally in the past one year, mainly thanks to the Eurozone debt crisis and a generic slowdown in most parts
NASDAQ:VGLT August 31, 2012 2:33pm

The Best ETFs For A Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan Republican Victory In 2012 (IHF, IHE, VGLT)

ETF Base: Mitt Romney’s choice of Paul Ryan for vice president will influence more than public policy. The next leader of the free world will have a huge impact on Wall Street.
NASDAQ:VGLT August 12, 2012 11:13pm

ETF Report – One Sector To Avoid, One Sector To Consider (UYG, IYG, RKH, XLF, TIP, TLT, VCIT, VCLT, VGLT, IEF, VGIT, AGG)

One of the first things I like to check every weekend is the ETF Trend Performance week-over-week report. It gives a great summary of what happened to more than 300 ETFs with respect to change
NASDAQ:VCIT December 12, 2010 5:29pm

Has The Bond Bubble Burst? ETF Trending Provides A Clue (TLT, VGLT, LQD, VCLT, TBT, PST)

I have written recently about the ETF Scorecard at Alert HQ Premium (the free preview is still available, so check it out). This report ranks over 300 ETFs according to how strong their trends
NASDAQ:VCLT October 18, 2010 2:29pm

The U.S. Treasuries Bubble and the Horrors of Deflation (SHY, IEI, IEF, TLH, TLT, SHV, TIP, TUZ, TBT)

So, is the United States headed towards deflation? While the financial markets have worried about it off and on for many months, of more concern right now is a potential bubble in the U.S. Treasury market. My colleague, Investment U’s Alexander Green, has noted several times the dangers of buying
NASDAQ:VGIT October 1, 2010 12:25pm

Long-Term Treasury Bond ETFs: Consider Yourself Warned

The brickbats are starting to pour in. For months, I’ve warned readers about the bubble developing in long-term Treasury bonds. Yet what was the top-performing asset class in the first half of 2010? You guessed it: Long-term Treasury bonds, with a total return – price gains plus interest – of 13.2%.
NASDAQ:VGIT July 26, 2010 2:58pm

Vanguard CEO Discusses ETFs vs. Other Funds

Vanguard CEO Bill McNabb discusses the company's new ETF and index fund offerings with MoneyWatch's Eric Schurenberg. Eric touches on what investment vehicle, traditional funds
NASDAQ:VCIT July 6, 2010 9:59pm

Vanguard Files For 20 New ETFs, Summary Of New Funds

Vanguard is expanding its index fund family, introducing new funds with ETF Shares to provide investors with additional low-cost stock and bond choices. The new ETFs will be available commission-free to Vanguard Brokerage clients. See the preliminary breakdown of each ETF below
NASDAQ:VCIT June 24, 2010 11:04am

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