• / Free eNewsletters & Magazine
  • / My Account
Home>Bond-Fund Basics

Bond-Fund Basics

Morningstar Articles

Thu, 31 Aug 2006

Now that the Fed has slowed raising interest rates, it may be time to increase your bond fund holdings. You may also want to consider inching your way out from short-term bonds to intermediate-term bonds. So let's go through a little refresher course of

Related Videos

  1. Cream of the Crop: Our Favorite Funds in All Flavors

    Morningstar's Russ Kinnel, Sarah Bush, and Christine Benz highlight their top fund picks for domestic and foreign equity, core bond , inflation-protected securities, and much more.

  2. Practical Strategies for Today's Bond Market

    The outlook for bonds is just as cloudy as ever, but Morningstar's Miriam Sjoblom and Marta Norton offer helpful tips for setting the right expectations and creating a game plan in today's challenging bond market.

  3. 4 Hidden Risk Factors in Bond Funds Today

    Investors should dig into their bond portfolios to understand all the places their managers are hunting for yield, says Morningstar's Eric Jacobson.

  4. Investors Continue to Take on Credit Risk

    September and third-quarter asset-flows data show that investors remain cautious of interest - rate risk and a fully valued stock market, and instead prefer nontraditional bonds and foreign equities.

Upcoming Events
Conferences
Webinars

©2014 Morningstar Advisor. All right reserved.