Gold: The All-Weather Investment for the Next 3 Years

Whether or not quantitative easing works, gold could shine. Here's why it's so attractive relative to other asset classes. More 

Beware ‘Chicken’ Equity Trades: Junk Bonds

Junk bonds are good bets, but some advisers are jumping in for all the wrong reasons. More 

How Much Higher Can Junk Bonds Go?

The market sure looks frothy -- with high-yield bonds returning 12.2% so far this year. But the fact remains that safety doesn't pay these days. More 

Should you Follow Fund Managers Chasing Returns?

Remember when you were a child and did something just because everyone else was doing it? Fund managers never learned from their childhood and often just follow. More 

Emerging-Market Bonds Are Hot … Too Hot!

Emerging-market bonds have surged in the past two months. While the long-term outlook remains positive, the current yields aren't enticing. More 

Leading Bond ETFs You Don’t Know About

The world of bond ETFs offers investors a number of lesser-known ways to earn higher yields and improve diversification. Find out how. More