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Leveraging Our Play On TIPS

March 18th, 2016

investMichael Fabian:  For those that follow Treasury bond fluctuations closely, it’s been hard not to notice the persistent under performance in Treasury Inflation Protected Securities (TIPS) versus nominal coupon bonds over the last several years.  Read more…

NYSE:TIP

Why Now May Be The Time For TIPS

March 2nd, 2016

inflationMatt Tucker explores the recently-resurfaced inflation conversation and discusses why now may be the time to revisit Treasury Inflation Protected Securities (TIPS). Read more…

NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TIP, NYSE:TLT

Time For A Trend Change In TIPS?

February 2nd, 2016

market bondsDavid Fabian:  Investors have been flocking to the safety of treasury bonds in recent months as volatility in stocks has pressed interest rates markedly lower. In many instances, this has caused traditional treasuries to rally near the top end of their 52-week highs and may indicate Read more…

NYSE:IEF, NYSE:TIP

Time To Favor TIPS?

December 14th, 2015

inflationA sluggish economy, strong dollar and falling energy prices have pushed inflation down to historically low levels. However, as Russ explains, expectations for future inflation may be too complacent. Read more…

NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TIP, NYSE:TLT

This ETF Will Tell You A Lot About Inflation Expectations

September 28th, 2015

inflation 600X300David Fabian:  Inflation is a scary word, as it generally presages effects like rising interest rates, higher costs of living, and climbing commodity prices. This has been one of the expected outcomes from the Fed’s implementation of quantitative easing during the course of the last half decade. Read more…

NYSE:IEF, NYSE:TIP, NYSE:TOTL

This ETF Will Tell You A Lot About Inflation Expectations

September 24th, 2015

inflation 600X300David Fabian: Inflation is a scary word, as it generally presages effects like rising interest rates, higher costs of living, and climbing commodity prices. This has been one of the expected outcomes from the Fed’s implementation of quantitative easing during the course of the last half decade. Read more…

NYSE:IEF, NYSE:TIP, NYSE:TOTL

Bleak Global Inflation Backdrop: Sell TIPS ETFs?

December 16th, 2014

new etfsMost of the global economy, especially the developed part, feels threatened by deflationary worries.  While the Euro zone and Japan have been striving hard to boost their money supplies and pull their respective economies out of the deflationary trap, Read more…

NYSE:ITIP, NYSE:TDTT, NYSE:TIP, NYSE:TIPZ

Could The Fed Trigger A Deflationary Slide In Stocks?

December 11th, 2014

bearbull1Chris Ciovacco: In Tuesday’s Wall Street Journal, a reporter with excellent contacts at the Fed, Jon Hilsenrath, penned the following: Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:IEF, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:TIP

Should Investors Be Worried about Inflation?

October 29th, 2014

inflationAs my colleague Rick Rieder discusses in a recent post, the latest employment report tells us that the economy may be stronger than previously thought. Still, the Fed may be cautious on raising rates if inflation isn’t pushing above their target levels. Read more…

NYSE:SHY, NYSE:STIP, NYSE:TIP

Why Some Investors Are Turning To TIPS

July 17th, 2014

market bondsRichmond Federal Reserve President Jeffrey Lacker addressed the recent uptick in U.S. inflation in a speech last week, and said it’s likely to move back toward the central bank’s two percent target. He also specified his own GDP growth forecast of between Read more…

NYSE:TIP

ETFs To Play On Inflation Fears

June 3rd, 2014

inflationInflationary pressures have started bothering Americans lately as the cost of living in the U.S. has risen steadily on higher food and gas prices. Consumer prices rose 0.3% in April, reflecting the largest increase in 10 months, compared with 0.2% in March. Read more…

NYSE:LTPZ, NYSE:STPZ, NYSE:TDTF, NYSE:TIP

Don’t Confuse Rising TIPS Prices With Inflation

May 30th, 2014

inflationDavid Fabian: Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities, or TIPS, are an interesting subset of treasury bonds designed to protect your purchasing power from the effects of rising consumer prices.  However, many investors have fallen prey to the misconception Read more…

NYSE:EMB, NYSE:IEF, NYSE:TIP

5 Funds To Fight Inflation

May 20th, 2014

inflationDavid Fabian:  Judging by the price action and performance of conventional inflation hedges over the last 12 months, it appears the investing public’s worries over inflation are nearly non-existent. After all, the Federal Reserve’s unprecedented transparency Read more…

NYSE:CPI, NYSE:DJP, NYSE:TIP

Believe The Hype, Inflation Really Is Coming This Time

April 21st, 2014

inflation“Inflation is coming!” We’ve heard it for what seems to be forever. Then came the report of the March leading economic index for March. It increased by 0.8% after rising 0.5% in February. It’s just the latest data point in a series of indicators that Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:TIP

How To Protect Your Wealth From Global Uncertainty

March 5th, 2014

protect-hedgeJohn Whitefoot: Nothing helps create volatility on the stock market like the threat of war. And just a few short days after the close of the bloated $52.0-billion behemoth in Sochi, Russia has embraced its ne’er-do-well Olympic spirit and invaded the Ukraine. Read more…

NYSE:GDX, NYSE:TIP, NYSE:USO




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