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UPDATE: Why stock, bond investors shouldn't 'just buy everything'
UPDATE: Why investors shouldn't 'just buy everything'
Junk-bond ETFs have become a hot topic in 2015, as liquidity concerns heat up ahead of potential Fed action.
Common measures of tracking performance don't tell the full story.
This ETF follows a rules-based index that avoids the lowest-rated junk bonds.
Many investors still don’t fully comprehend the function that fixed-income ETFs serve or how they work.
A look at the Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index's parent: Barclays U.S. Universal Bond Index.
It offers an attractive yield but is heavily concentrated in the industrials sector.
This high-yield bond index fund attempts to avoid some of the pitfalls of market-cap weighting, but it may introduce a new problem.