|Bid||115.7500 x 400|
|Ask||115.7600 x 700|
|Day's Range||115.5910 - 116.2300|
|52 Week Range||115.5910 - 121.8500|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.15%|
The U.S. president made good on his word and signed two orders imposing tariffs on steel and aluminum imports, while excluding Canada and Mexico as negotiations on the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) are a work in progress. The decision had ripple effects across the semiconductor sector and prompted investors to act with caution, while ETFs linked to Canada completed the podium. Corporate bonds were sought after as a way to divest from risky assets and emerging markets equities came in last for the week.
The VanEck Vectors Fallen Angel High-Yield Bond ETF (ticker: ANGL) has returned more than 60 percent since its inception in 2012, and has outperformed the iShares iBoxx High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (ticker: ...
If we turn back the clock to before the recession, we find that US debt levels weren’t this high, and unconventional programs like quantitative easing helped the economy recover from the Great Recession. The US Treasury must deal with higher interest rates and borrow more to keep the economy running, and this cycle could turn into a downward spiral unless revenues increase. The US Treasury is the king of the credit markets, and it’s followed by investment-grade (LQD)(VCSH) bonds and junk (JNK) bonds.
Some observers have warned of liquidity risks in the notoriously illiquid credit debt market and related corporate bond exchange traded funds. However, the ETF risks may be blown out of proportion. Bank ...
Recent turbulence in equities made its way to the corporate bond space. Last week, spreads on the Morningstar Corporate Bond Index, an investment-grade corporate bond gauge, and the BofA Merrill Lynch ...
This article was originally published on ETF Trends.com. U.S. corporate bond ETFs are suffering from near-historic outflows over the past few weeks. For instance, over the past week, the iShares iBoxx ...
For much of this year, income-starved investors embraced investment-grade corporate bond exchange traded funds as part of their efforts to generate more income and add yield to their bond portfolios. Enthusiasm ...
Data suggest fixed income investors are ditching corporate bond exchange traded funds, including the iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (NYSEArca: LQD), in favor short-dated Treasury ETFs. ...
A few days before the US Senate approved its own version of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, 137 economists signed an open letter supporting the proposed bill.
The proposed US tax reform bill, or the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, received approval from the US Senate on December 2. There was a vote of 51-49 in the Senate.
The FOMC staff review indicated that domestic financial asset prices between meetings reacted to lower accommodation from the US Federal Reserve.
Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre joins Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss central bankers moving the markets, including statements by Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Robert Kaplan, and European Central Bank President Mario Draghi (who speaks tomorrow morning).
Alan Valdes of Silverbear Capital joins Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the latest market moves.
Former Federal Reserve chairs Ben Bernanke and Janet Yellen sit down for a special event: Bernanke will interview Yellen on her career, her time at the Fed, her observations about the current state of the economy and the challenges that confront us. The two former Fed chairs will also take questions from the audience. Join the conversation at #FedDuet. More information: https://www.brookings.edu/events
Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre joins Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the latest in the markets.