TLT

2 ETFs That Are Sensitive to Interest Rates

Understanding the nuances of these ETFs and how they react to changes in interest rates may help with strategic portfolio decisions if the Federal Reserve does ultimately make changes in their fiscal policy later this year. More 

TLT: Bear Call Spreads Beckon in Treasury Bonds

Treasury bonds are skidding after a strong jobs report increased the chances of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates. Here's how to capitalize on TLT with a call spread. More 

How the U.S. Dollar and Interest Rates Are Shaping the Market

To understand why stocks and other assets have been difficult in 2015, we must understand the dynamics in interest rates and the U.S. dollar. More 

Bond-Boozled! Jobs Report Takes IEF, TLT Down a Peg

The February jobs report sent bond yields higher and showed that the American economy is at escape velocity. Here's what this means for your fixed-income investments for the remainder of 2015. More 

GLD: All the Reasons You Need to Avoid Gold, Gold Stocks

Gold and gold stocks continue to attract interest, but fundamentals and technicals both indicate that ETFs such as GLD and GDX should be avoided for now. More 

Trade of the Day: Crown Holdings (CCK)

In a change from their steady decline during the past few weeks, Treasury bonds (TLT) are trying to rebound and recover. More 

TLT: A Bond Bounce Is Brewing

A bounce looms for oversold bonds. Profit from the rebound with bull put spreads on the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT). More