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The ETF Money Flow Highlights Potentially Profitable Trends

November 5th, 2015

ETFsMike Burnick:  Last month, stocks shrugged off plenty of pessimistic data and profit reports to surge higher — with the S&P 500 Index climbing 8.3% in October — the best monthly gain in four years. Read more…

NASDAQ:IBB, NYSE:EEM, NYSE:EWG, NYSE:HEWG, NYSE:SPY

Preferred Stocks Are In The Sweet Spot

October 26th, 2015

money and investingMichael Fabian:  For retired investors seeking a low volatility income stream, it hasn’t gotten much better than owning preferred stocks this year.  Read more…

NYSE:HYG, NYSE:PFF, NYSE:PGX

Top ETF Income Ideas For The Remainder Of 2015

October 9th, 2015

etfsDavid Fabian:  The search for income is always an interesting investment dynamic. Those that stray too far out into high yield or esoteric securities tend to find themselves experiencing above-average volatility or non-correlated returns. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:HYG, NYSE:PCY, NYSE:TOTL

The Bond Market Is Screaming Louder Now

October 8th, 2015

market bondsMike Larson:  Remember what I wrote in mid-August? If not, here’s a refresher: Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:JNK

The Next Big Bubble Ready To Burst

September 28th, 2015

dollar money bubbleMartin D. Weiss:  Next Thursday, October 8, marks the seven-year anniversary of a date that will forever be remembered in monetary infamy. Read more…

NYSE:HYG, NYSE:JNK

iShares Needs To Trim Fees On These 3 ETFs

July 28th, 2015

expense ratio feesDavid Fabian:  One of the reasons I love exchange-traded funds is the majority of the industries’ assets are concentrated in products with very low fees. Sure there are a few rogue funds out there with 2%+ expense ratios, but these are primarily relegated to the black corners of obscurity. Read more…

NYSE:EEM, NYSE:HYG, NYSE:IYR

Should You Invest In Bonds?

June 1st, 2015

market bondsLawrence Meyers: Bond investors have really been struggling the past few years. Thanks to quantitative easing, the Fed was artificially buying into the bond market for several years, supporting the prices of bonds, which helped keep interest rates low. Read more…

NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT, NYSE:ZROZ

Knowing When To Walk Away

May 11th, 2015

etfsMichael Fabian: Unlike a typical portfolio of ETFs or mutual funds traded at NAV, closed-end fund investors must decide from a fundamental perspective if a fund’s risk will ultimately be worth the reward.  ETF or mutual fund assets are always redeemable Read more…

NYSE:HYG, NYSE:IEF

Illiquid Corporate Bond Market Will End In “Very Unpleasant Fashion”

March 23rd, 2015

corporate bondTyler Durden: Yesterday, we pointed out that the industry is getting increasingly nervous about the possibility that a lack of liquidity in bond markets may indeed be the catalyst for the next collapse. Thanks to new regulations ostensibly designed to Read more…

NYSE:HYG, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

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

5 Lessons I Learned In 2014

December 29th, 2014

fiveDavid Fabian: Each year I set aside some time to reflect on the lessons learned over the past 12 months.  I find this exercise to be a prudent use of my time to reflect on missed opportunities, highlight successful practices, and strive to be a better overall investor.  Read more…

NYSE:HYG, NYSE:SPY

MLP ETFs Find Themselves Guilty By Association

December 11th, 2014

investDavid Fabian: The deleveraging in the energy space continues in earnest and one area that is going down with the ship is master limited partnerships (MLPs). These high yield energy-related securities fell heavily during the October sell off and are once again Read more…

NYSE:AMLP, NYSE:EMLP, NYSE:HYG

Energy Bond Risk Soars To Fresh Record High

December 8th, 2014

oil gasTyler Durden: The S&P 500 Energy sector stocks are down over 12% year-to-date, tumbling over 3% today to fresh 20-month lows.  Read more…

NYSE:XLE

U.S. Treasury Bonds Are Outperforming S&P 500

December 1st, 2014

money and investingSy Harding: It was a sure thing. With the Fed cutting back its massive QE bond-buying program this year bonds would plunge. Instead, they began rallying sharply in January, precisely when the Fed began tapering back QE. Read more…

NYSE:HYG, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

What Is Normal?

October 20th, 2014

Federal reserveThe Fed (and every other Fed commentator) uses the word “normalization” to describe the upcoming next phase of monetary policy. While the debate focuses on when that might be — as in, exactly how long is a “considerable period?” Read more…

NYSE:HYG, NYSE:JNK




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