From Proj Omni: Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (ETF:BND) offers investors broad exposure to US investment grade bonds. In this review, we’ll cover 21 points investors should be cognizant of before investing in BND.
From WisdomTree: In the post-Federal Reserve (Fed)-meeting world of the money and bond markets, there seems to be a disconnect between what market participants are thinking and the Fed policy decisions that are actually being made.
From Bryce Coward, CFA: The most recent CFTC commitment of traders report revealed little change in the historic long positioning of smart money bond investors.
From BlackRock: Matt Tucker shares his market insights with bond investors as more interest rate increases from the Federal Reserve and more inflation are likely on the horizon this year.
From Tyler Durden: With tensions between president-elect Trump and Fed Chair Janet Yellen strained, Standish Chief Economist Vincent Reinhart discusses possible Federal Reserve appointments under a Trump administration. The front-runner, in his opinion, seems to be John Taylor.
From Larry Edelson: That’s what a lot of analysts and economists are now proposing. Guys like Larry Kudlow, consulting to President-elect Trump, and in line for the Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors.
NYSEARCA:BND, NYSEARCA:VWO, NYSEARCA:VOO
Distributions are an important feature of a bond ETF, but the mechanics of how these distributions work can sometimes cause confusion. Matt Tucker brings us back to basics.