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We Are On The Verge Of A Correction In Bonds

April 7th, 2014

Municipal BondIf you know what to look for, the market will occasionally let you know what’s coming. And one of the best indicators of where a market is going is a capitulation. A capitulation is a point at which selling reaches a high rate. Think about the fall of 2008 – everyone sold Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:LQD

One Bond, Two Strategies: Meet The Short Duration Two-Step

November 22nd, 2013

strategyIt’s not often that one asset class can be used for two very different (and somewhat opposing) investment strategies, but that’s exactly what we’ve been seeing in the short duration bond category. Read more…

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Bond Market Gets Slammed On Fed Tapering Flip-Flop

November 15th, 2013

Don’t Worry So Much About Government Debt

November 11th, 2013

debt ceilingSy Harding: There are legitimate worries for the short term regarding the government debt, like how Washington will handle its next chance to agree on a spending bill and raise the debt ceiling. Read more…

NYSE:HYG, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

Bond Bulls Are Back In Control

October 23rd, 2013

market bondsDavid Fabian: It wasn’t more than six weeks ago when economists and market forecasters were bemoaning rising interest rates and categorically shunning bonds of all shapes and sizes.  Investors were shaken with the fear that the “great rotation” Read more…

NYSE:AGG, NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND, NYSE:LQD, NYSE:TLT

The Difference Between Bonds and Bond ETFs

September 20th, 2013

market bondsMatt Tucker: Welcome to the third installment of our master class on bond ETFs, where we go beyond the basics to help investors understand the mechanics and benefits of these innovative funds.  So far, we’ve covered the three key elements of a bond ETF  Read more…

NYSE:AGG, NYSE:BND, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

Why I’m Predicting Lower Bond Yields

August 15th, 2013

yieldBill Hall: If you own bond funds, you’ve no doubt suffered losses — maybe even big losses — over the past few months. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:SHY, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

iShares Unveils Four More Target Date Bond ETFs

July 19th, 2013

isharesSan Francisco-based iShares, the market leader in ETFs, is enjoying its dominance in different asset classes, sectors and industries. Managed by BlackRock Group, the issuer continues to hit the target-date-maturity corporate bond market Read more…

NYSE:IBDA, NYSE:IBDB, NYSE:IBDC, NYSE:IBDD

Guggenheim To Begin Trading The Guggenheim BulletShares 2021 Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEArca:BSCL)

July 16th, 2013

newetf1Guggenheim has announced that they will begin trading the Guggenheim BulletShares 2021 Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEArca:BSCL) Wednesday, July 17th. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the Read more…

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2013 ETF Flows: Bonds Dip And Japan Rips

July 8th, 2013

money flowingDavid Fabian: The first half of 2013 has been quite a ride in both the stock and bond markets as fund flows have been largely accurate in depicting the best and worst performing asset classes. The biggest story by far has been the unprecedented Read more…

NYSE:BSV, NYSE:DXJ, NYSE:EWJ, NYSE:LQD, NYSE:TIP

ETF Mythbusting: Can Bond Funds Move The Market?

June 26th, 2013

new etfsRecently, we shared our prediction that the US ETF industry could experience more than 100% growth in the next five years, from current assets of $1.5 trillion to $3.5 trillion by the year 2017.  There are several key drivers fueling this growth Read more…

NYSE:LQD

The Worst Of The Bond Market Collapse Is Yet To Come

June 14th, 2013

market bondsMike Larson: It’s been only 33 days — barely more than a month — but in that time, bonds have crashed in spectacular fashion. Read more…

NYSE:BND, NYSE:BOND, NYSE:LQD

Time To Buy The iShares Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF?

April 23rd, 2013

corporate bondMarkets have been quite sluggish in April, as a lukewarm earnings season has taken its toll on stocks across the board. Broad benchmarks like the S&P 500 have retreated from their all-time highs thanks to this lackluster earnings season, with energy, Read more…

NYSE:AGG, NYSE:BND, NYSE:LQD

iShares Debuts Four Target Date Corporate Bond ETFs

April 22nd, 2013

isharesThough iShares dominates the equity ETF market, it has begun to shift some of its focus to the fixed income space as well. Theissuer has made great strides in recent months to expand its lineup Read more…

NYSE:IBCB, NYSE:IBCC, NYSE:IBCD, NYSE:IBCE, NYSE:LQD

The Great Duration Rotation Continues; But For How Long?

April 17th, 2013

Wall streetMatt Tucker: In an earlier post I examined the mysterious rise in interest rates that we have seen in the first quarter the past few years.  Each year we’ve seen rates creep higher from January to March, and each year rates have ended December lower than where they Read more…

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