UPDATE: Junk bond market: Danger ahead
Junk-bond ETFs have become a hot topic in 2015, as liquidity concerns heat up ahead of potential Fed action.
It offers an attractive yield but is heavily concentrated in the industrials sector.
Investors are likely better served by traditional bond funds.
This high-yield bond index fund attempts to avoid some of the pitfalls of market-cap weighting, but it may introduce a new problem.
We revisit and make a modification to our portfolio for those with shorter time horizons.
We made one small adjustment to this ETF portfolio for retirees with midrange time horizons.
We make a minor adjustment and check up on the performance of this ETF-oriented portfolio ideal for retirees with long time horizons.
We also go under the hood of some asset-specific costs.