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Russ Kinnel: Fund Investing
Low-cost bond funds like Vanguard GNMA, Fidelity Intermediate Muni Income, and Dodge & Cox Income can provide much-needed diversification to an equity-heavy portfolio, says Morningstar's Russ Kinnel.
Morningstar Minute: ETF Favorites
IShares Core Total USD Bond ETF takes on more credit risk for higher yield, while iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond sticks with higher-quality credits.
Bond Fund Investing
04-29-2015 14:58:47 PM ET
The new guidance from the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) is that it won't be giving any calendar-based guidance when it comes to the potential timing of the first hike in the federal funds rate. Its thinking has been watered down simply to the approach of watching incoming data and determinin...
The Market at 15:17 ET10-Year: +1/32…2.14…EUR/USD: 1.0893USD/JPY: 123.86
Treasury Market Stands Its Ground
- -- MBA Mortgage Index for the week of 5/23: Actual -1.6%, Prior -1.5%
- -- $35 billion 5-year note auction: High Yield 1.560%, Bid-to-Cover 2.46, Indirect Bid 58.4%
05-22-2015 11:02:01 AM ET
The Week in Review/Week Ahead
Lastyear, we wrote an Economic Insight titled: "A Case for an Overvalued Treasur...