7 Surprisingly Good Funds in 2012

While the markets haven't always cooperated his year, a few mutual funds have proven pleasant surprises through unique opportunities and contrarian plays. More 

How Much Lower Can Treasury Yields Go?

After many bold and loud proclamations of doom for U.S. Treasuries, yields have fallen and prices have risen. Is the game in Treasuries almost over? More 

5 New ETFs Play With Bonds and Beans

Sugar, corn, soybeans and wheat now have an ETF, and Bill Gross's PIMCO gives its Total Return ETF a new name. More 

Bill Gross Thinks Fed Will Keep Playing With the Markets

PIMCO's Bill Gross -- the "Bond King" -- thinks the Federal Reserve will launch another round of quantitative easing. Here's why. More 

5 Bulletproof Funds for Your 401(k) or IRA

Investors with their eyes on the long-term finish line would do well to target these low-risk funds for their 401(k) plans or IRA retirement accounts. More 

Pimco Total Return ETF Launches at a Bad Time

The bond market is cooling, which could weigh on the new Bill Gross fund’s return. Even Gross seems to have his doubts. More 

PIMCO for the People — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

Bill Gross's Pimco Total Return ETF -- a clone of the famed Total Return Fund -- makes its trading debut. More