Powershares Senior Loan ETF can play a valuable supporting role within a broader bond portfolio, but investors need to set realistic performance expectations.
The energy sector looks to be the last pocket of value in a fairly priced market.
Don't buy it.
Currency funds are good for hedging and short-term speculation, but not much else.
Some ETF investors are piling into gold while others are betting on a strengthening greenback.
The bond giant is ready to launch three short-term and two municipal-bond ETFs.
In fact, you may already be betting ...
Rather than "insuring" your portfolio, you could be "ensuring" a loss.
Options for profiting in the "new normal."
Individual bonds and bond ETFs are completely different animals.