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Best Bond ETFs To Consider Buying Now

May 2nd, 2016

etfsKent Thune:  Finding fixed-income ETFs is no problem. Picking the best bond ETFs to buy for the fixed-income portion of your portfolio now is a challenge, to say the least. Read more…

NYSE:AGG, NYSE:PHB, NYSE:ZROZ

What Happens To Bond ETFs In Stressed Markets?

April 22nd, 2016

new etfsSince their introduction more than a decade ago, bond ETFs have become an important investment tool. Interestingly, their value is most obvious during times of bond market stress. Matt Tucker explains. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

Regional Fed Manufacturing Overview: March Sees Increase, But Still Negative

March 29th, 2016

Wall streetJill Mislinski:  Five out of the twelve Federal Reserve Regional Districts currently publish monthly data on regional manufacturing: Dallas, Kansas City, New York, Richmond, and Philadelphia. Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY

3 Income Funds You Should Hold In 2016

December 11th, 2015

investDavid Fabian:  Forecasting where the market will end up in 2016 is a very difficult task, as innumerable variables will intercede over the course of the next twelve months. The actions of the Federal Reserve in particular are going to be a heavy influence on income investors Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:VYM

Bank Account Earning Nothing? Try A Bond ETF Instead

November 4th, 2015

market bondsLawrence Meyers:  For years and years, everyone has been lamenting how banks are paying nothing (literally) to hold money in interest-bearing checking and savings accounts. Alas, that is one big downside to interest rates being at all-time lows. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:MBG, NYSE:SHM

5 Cheap ETFs You Should Know

October 13th, 2015

new etfsRebecca Bowden:  Exchange-traded funds, or ETFs, are becoming increasingly popular. One of the primary benefits over an actively managed fund is the very low cost of ETFs. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:IAU, NYSE:VEA, NYSE:VOO, NYSE:VWO

What You Need To Know About Rising Rate ETFs

September 16th, 2015

need to know etfs 600X300David Fabian:  Just when you thought all of the rising rate chatter from 2013 was but a distant memory, the investment community is once again dredging up strategies to shelter your portfolio from the ticking time bomb known as your bond funds. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:RISE, NYSE:TBF, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TBX

The 3 Key Elements Of A Bond ETF

August 6th, 2015

market bondsAs the Head of Fixed Income Strategy for iShares, I am fully versed in the seemingly complex world of bond ETFs. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

Investors Start To Panic As A Global Bond Market Crash Begins

June 5th, 2015

market bondsIs the financial collapse that so many are expecting in the second half of 2015 already starting?  Many have believed that we would see bonds crash before the stock market crashes, and that is precisely what is happening right now.  Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

Retirees Face An Asset Allocation Conundrum

May 20th, 2015

retirement-plansDavid Fabian: One of my clients recently sent me an article from CNBC on the big shift in thinking for retirees with the need for an income plan. The story essentially centers on the conundrum of how to generate an acceptable yield without taking an inordinate amount of risk. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:LQD, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:VIG, NYSE:VYM

Bond ETFs Hit The Bearish Radar

March 27th, 2015

market bondsRick Pendergraft: After the market dropped pretty hard Wednesday, when I ran my scans I expected a fair number of stocks and ETFs on the bearish scan. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

The State Of The Market In 5 Charts

March 20th, 2015

fiveDavid Fabian: I’m breaking from my traditional analysis of a specific segment of the market to focus on a more comprehensive overview using several charts. Sometimes it’s nice to step away from individual sectors to monitor “big picture” Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:IWM, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:UUP

How To Balance Your Approach To Bonds

March 5th, 2015

market bondsIn today’s low yield environment, some investors are struggling with how to generate yield. Matt Tucker describes the landscape and shares a potential solution to help balance your bond portfolio. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND

Making Sense Of Your Investment Time Frame

February 4th, 2015

investDavid Fabian: Without a doubt, one of the most important inputs in a successful outcome for your investment portfolio is time. In the finance world, this is usually expressed as your “time frame” or “time horizon”. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:HYG

The Cost Of Sidelining Your Capital

November 26th, 2014

investDavid Fabian: In the waning stages of 2014, investors are starting to look closely at their returns and analyzing the pros and cons of their portfolio decisions this year. Overall the gains have been solid across the board for stocks Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:DBC, NYSE:SPY




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