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Cluster of Hindenburg Omens: Is A Stock Market Crash Imminent?

August 13th, 2013

market correction bearAre we heading for a major stock market (NYSEARCA:SPY) decline?  Warnings about a crash of the financial markets are quite common these days, and usually they don’t materialize.  Read more…

NASDAQ:EUFN, NYSE:DIA, NYSE:FAZ, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:TZA

Pimco Total Return Bond ETF (BOND): Should You Bet On Bill Gross?

July 24th, 2013

bill grossHere we’ve covered everything about interest rates, to which dividend ETF is best positioned for rising rates, or how to protect use target maturity bond funds. We’ve even uncovered some rockstar junk bond managers. Read more…

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Do Growth Investors Have Anywhere To Hide?

June 24th, 2013

etfs etfsThis week we saw some of the biggest swings in both the stock and bond market for 2013 as comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke stoked the fires of QE tapering and rising rates. The sell-off in equities pushed the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Read more…

NYSE:KRE, NYSE:PSQ, NYSE:SH, NYSE:TBF

The 30-year Bond Bull Market Is Over

June 13th, 2013

market bondsBen Gersten: Legendary bond guru Bill Gross doesn’t think too highly of the Federal Reserve and Ben Bernanke’s monetary policies. Read more…

NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

Is The Treasury Bull Run Over? (MUB, LQD, CLY)

January 28th, 2013

treasuriesRuss Koesterich: The yield on the 10-year Treasury bond touched 1.94% on Friday, the highest level since last spring. This has a lot of investors asking once again: “Are we finally witnessing the long-awaited rise in rates?” Read more…

NYSE:CLY, NYSE:LQD, NYSE:MUB

Is Another Risk-On, Bailout-Induced Rally Beginning? (INDEXSP:.INX, SPY, TLT, QQQ, FXI, XLE, XLB, EFA)

October 18th, 2012

Chris Ciovacco: The news Tuesday regarding the latest European bailout program could ignite another leg up in stocks. Spain may ask for “bailout lite”, which would take the form of a “precautionary” credit line from the European Union. The bond market also received Read more…

NYSE:EFA, NYSE:PSQ, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:TLT, NYSE:XLE

U.S. Treasuries: So When Will This Bond Bubble Finally Burst? (TYO, DTYS, TBF)

September 8th, 2012

Mike Burnick: A recent Bloomberg story called it “the biggest sell-off in Treasuries since 2010.” Read more…

NYSE:DTYS, NYSE:TBF, NYSE:TYO

Open-Ended QE: A Game Changer For Stocks? (INDEXSP:.INX, SPY, IEF)

August 27th, 2012

Chris Ciovacco: There is no question central banks around the globe are moving closer to more easing and more money printing, which should provide a tailwind for stocks and commodities. Read more…

NYSE:IEF, NYSE:SPY

‘Zero Inflation’ In The United States = Hyperinflation Warning?

August 20th, 2012

 Jeff Nielson: It’s impossible to cover developments in the global economy, and the reporting of those developments without feeling a lot like Alice in Wonderland – surrounded by legions of “Mad Hatters”. This is especially true when covering the realm Read more…

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Thinking About Treasuries? 2 Reasons To Think Again

August 13th, 2012

Russ Koesterich: US Treasury bond yields keep going down, while the risks are rising. While this asset class keeps getting bid, I believe there are more attractive options out there that offer less risk and better returns than the US Treasury. Read more…

ETF BASIC NEWS

Gold and Silver Prices Regaining Footing As Treasuries Make Bearish Reversal (GLD, SLV, UUP, GDX, EUO)

August 3rd, 2012

Jeb Handwerger: We have always regarded the markets as a grand casino subject to the manipulations of the Croupier and the House. This being said it is only rational to react in the face of the irrational. I remember speaking to a floor specialist who informed Read more…

NYSE:EUO, NYSE:GDX, NYSE:GLD, NYSE:SLV, NYSE:UUP

U.S. Treasuries: Infinite Supply = Infinite Prices?

July 9th, 2012

Jeff Nielson: It is said that “no publicity is bad publicity”. If this cliché is indeed true, then I should be heartened by the fact that my recent commentary Read more…

NYSE:SHY, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

Friday’s ETF Chart To Watch: Barclays 20 Year Treasury Bond Fund (TLT)

July 6th, 2012

Stoyan Bojinov: Stocks crept lower yesterday as disappointing ISM non-manufacturing data results put a lid on domestic recovery hopes; the figure came in at 52.1, falling short of the 52.9 analyst estimate as well as last month’s reading of 53.7. In international news, Read more…

NYSE:TLT

Will Fed Officials Wave Their Magic Monetary Wand Again or Won’t They? Who Cares! (TBT, TLT, IEF)

June 8th, 2012

Mike Larson: In all my years of following the interest rate markets, I can’t recall a moment like this. The so-called “experts” on Wall Street are completely, utterly obsessed with a simple question: “Will Fed officials wave their magic monetary wand again or won’t they?” Read more…

NYSE:IEF, NYSE:SHY, NYSE:TBF, NYSE:TBT, NYSE:TLT

Bond ETF Idea: Deconstructing The Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index

June 8th, 2012

Matt Tucker: Its building block time again! I recently wrote a post aboutdifferent ways that ETFs can help investors meet their income objectives.  The two options were: 1) “No assembly required,” through a pre-packaged ETF of ETFs such as the Read more…

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