Bonds

The 3 Charts That Matter Most Right Now

Is this stock market downturn a buying opportunity or the start of a larger correction? These three charts might hold the key to what's next. More 

Experts: In the Face of Tapering, Buy Bonds

It may sound counterintuitive, but in the face of Fed tapering you should buy bonds. Here's why that's a smart move. More 

Closed-End Funds: 5 CEFs Yielding 5%-Plus

For investors looking for high income, often-ignored CEFs could be a great bet. Here are five high-yielding plays for your portfolio. More 

Why Have Bond Yields Stop Rising? A Mystery It’s Not

Investors are asking why long bond yields are below 3%, and the answer is clear: economic growth momentum has peaked for now. Here's what to do while you wait More 

Should You Load Up on Bond ETFs Now?

10-year Treasury yields are back up to the 3% mark, but is now too soon for a significant portfolio shift into bond ETFs like the TLT and IEF? More 

Why Homebuyers Have Become Speculative Bond Traders

Owning a home can turn into the American Nightmare, particularly if you believe bond yields will continue to fall into the future. Here's the real problem.. More 

4 Weird Bond ETF Picks for Yield Amid Rising Interest Rates

Bond investors shouldn't worry about rising interest rates if they look beyond traditional ETFs for their exposure. Here are four solid bond ETF picks. More 

5 Ways to Survive the 2014 Bond Market Meltdown

Mr. Bond Market is changing, and investors who don't want to get caught in a downdraft need to know these 5 ways to survive what could be a deep price slide More 

The Economy Is Picking Up Speed as the Calendar Turns

We're in the process of ringing in the New Year, and here is my view on the economy, and stock and bond markets. Want a hint? It's all looking pretty good! More 

The Best Emerging Market Bond ETF You’ve Never Heard Of

The new EMAG ETF is a better way to tap emerging market bonds than its chief rivals. Here's a look at what makes it such a great holding. More