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There's been a boom in bond ETFs. Assets have skyrocketed to $1 trillion and BlackRock predicts they'll double in just four and a half years. BlackRock's iShares also happens to be the biggest player in ETFs overall. iShares fixed income strategist at BlackRock, Jon Rather, talks with Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro and Sibile Marcellus.
Investment company Park Avenue Institutional Advisers LLC (Current Portfolio) buys SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond ETF, iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF during the 3-months ended 2019Q2, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Park Avenue Institutional Advisers LLC. Continue reading...
NEW YORK, NY / ACCESSWIRE / August 12, 2019 / Hydrogenics Corp. (NASDAQ: HYG ) will be discussing their earnings results in their 2019 Second Quarter Earnings to be held on August 12, 2019 at 10:00:00 ...
The Fed recently lowered interest rates and is poised to do so again before the end of this year, likely making longer duration bond funds more attractive to income investors. SHYG seeks to track the investment results of the Markit iBoxx® USD Liquid High Yield 0-5 Index, which is primarily composed of U.S. dollar-denominated, high yield corporate bonds with remaining maturities of less than five years. “To address this issue, this fund screens its holdings for liquidity by their size,” said Morningstar in a recent note.
The trade war has hit home for bond traders this week, as a gauge of risk in the high-yield bond market jumped by the most in eight years.
Federal is highly expected to cut interest rates by a quarter point for the first time in more than a decade. A few ETFs will benefit if the Fed cuts rates as expected, while a few may be adversely impacted.
Falling interest rates and bond yields around the world are leaving investors with few viable options in the bind market. The Wall Street Journal recently reported the percent of European high-yield corporate bonds that are now paying negative yields is spiking. With yields falling so low across the board in Europe, investors are now essentially paying interest to invest in a handful of junk-rated corporate bonds.
The U.S. economy is decelerating, but corporate America is carrying trillions of dollars in debt on its books. Is that a problem?
Bond investor Dan Fuss says a potential escalation of the trade war could pressure corners of U.S. financial markets marked by excessive leverage.
A new high for the U.S. stock market before a trade deal with China is completed was a surprise, even though we had another “90% done” quote from the Trump administration this week. The moral here is never to underestimate the ability of the Twitter account of the U.S. president to create a short squeeze in stocks, particularly if the Federal Reserve has already more or less promised that a July federal funds rate cut is coming. Despite the weakening of manufacturing indexes in the U.S. to 10-year lows, it is rather telling that if one were to compare the largest junk bond ETF by assets, the iShares IBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (HYG) with the largest stock ETF, the SPDR S&P 500 SPDR (SPY) one would see similar strong performance.
Tuttle Tactical Management is getting back into the exchange traded funds game with a new ETF of ETFs designed to deliver high levels of income. What Happened In partnership with Belpointe Asset Management, ...
Lawmakers are looking into potential hazards of the U.S. leveraged loan industry and have drafted bills to keep better tabs on it before problems erupt.
The U.S. junk bond market is making significant gains this week amid surging expectations that the Federal Reserve will cut rates this year.
The muted selloff in the market for junk bonds offsets jittery investors rattled by the Treasury market’s signal of an impending recession.
Stocks and other risky assets tend to underperform in the next 12 months after Morgan Stanley’s cycle indicator shift to a ‘downturn.’
John Magee, who co-authored the book, "Technical Analysis of Stock Trends," a book I often refer to as the Bible of Technical Analysis, used to advocate that to practice technical analysis, you should lock yourself in a room with no windows and no newspapers and just let the charts tell you what to do in the markets. Magee, who passed away nearly 30 years ago, obviously said this before the advent of modern computers and the Internet, when access to news was quite different.
The iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (NYSE: HYG ), the largest high-yield corporate bond exchange traded fund by assets, is lower by about half a percent this month, but amid the intensifying ...
Mutual funds and ETFs that invest in high-yield bonds yield greater returns than government securities, but with additional and often significant risk.