Tue, 29 Oct 2013
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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.
Panelists at the Morningstar 2013 ETF Invest Conference addressed trending topics of high-yield duration, bank-loan vehicles, near-term credit and interest - rate risk, and the tendency for bond ETFs to smooth volatility.
It's not just bonds that feel the impact of an interest - rate increase, but the effects on stocks historically haven't been the same, says StockInvestor editor Matt Coffina.
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