|Bid||36.83 x 5000|
|Ask||36.92 x 5100|
|Day's Range||36.82 - 36.94|
|52 Week Range||36.19 - 37.46|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.40%|
The Fed will be announcing its latest monetary policy decision today at 2:00 pm Eastern, followed by Fed Chair Janet Yellen’s final press conference. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous and Rick Newman break down some of the expectations of the Fed.
This week’s economic calendar starts off with a whisper and ends with a bang—particularly for those looking closely at inflation and the follow-through impact on monetary policy. On Wednesday the all-important Atlanta Fed Business Inflation Expectations report is released. What is on the horizon that could threaten the equity market rally?
Emerging market corporate bonds are offering the least yield to bond-buyers since 2007. Here’s why demand is so hot.
There have been no down months since President Trump was elected. In the end, the Dow Jones gained 0.6%, the S&P 500 gained 0.6%, the Nasdaq Composite gained 0.8% and the Russell 2000 gained 1.2%. The Nasdaq crossed above the 7,000 level for the first time.
It’s one of the biggest worries I hear from investors who hold bonds: what’s going to happen to my portfolio when the Federal Reserve raises interest rates?
While the tax-cut legislation has been a boon to the stock market, a third of the more-leveraged companies are at risk of seeing profits decline based on what congressional Republicans do.
I’ve been getting a lot of emails from readers worried about how closed-end funds (CEFs)—especially bond-oriented closed-end funds—will perform next year, when the Federal Reserve raises interest rates.
The report from the Joint Committee on Taxation included an estimate of budgetary deficits for 2018–2027. Tax reforms could have a limited impact in 2018.
Scoreboard November has been difficult for high-yield bonds, but investors can protect themselves from the worst. Two large high-yield exchange-traded funds—SPDR Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Bond (JNK) and iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond (HYG)—are down 1.5% this month, while the Standard & Poor’s 500 index is still clinging to gains. Year to date, the ETFs are up nearly 5%, while the index is up more than 16%.
While high-yield bond ETFs have somewhat pared its recent falloff, the speculative-grade debt markets remain on shaky footing. The iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEArca: HYG) and the ...
The iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEArca: HYG) and the SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond ETF (NYSEArca: JNK), the two largest high-yield corporate bond exchange traded funds, and rival high-yield ...
High-yield corporate bond exchange traded funds sold off last week, but some bond market observers believe the sudden retrenchment in junk bond market wasn't surprising. The iShares iBoxx $ High Yield ...
Searching for a signal in the high-yield bonds hiccup? Perhaps it's nothing more than investors growing nervous about valuations after big gains.
Credit markets are flashing an early warning about financial conditions and the economy, but strategists say it's not yet time to bail on the bull market.