By Nimble Capital Research : This article was motivated by the typically solid and well-articulated Economic Outlook for Rest of 2014: Acceleration piece by James Kostohryz (JK), as well as his more detailed version here . I retain the same focus on consumers and their ability and willingness to ...
instead welcoming debt markets which allow low-rated issuers to refinance at extended maturities and lower rates. ETFs: HYG , JNK , HYLD , HYS , SJNK , PHB , BSJF , SJB , BSJE , BSJG , HYHG , BSJI , ANGL , HYLS , BSJH , UJB , XOVR , THHY , SHYG , QLTC , BSJK
equities [ SOPAX, VDIGX, PRFDX ]; mix of bond ETFs [40% in core LQD or CORP ; 20% in foreign BWX or IGOV ; rest in VTIP, JNK , PCY ]; active bond funds with core funds [ PTTAX, LSBDX, DODIX, DLTNX ] and noncore HY [ SPHIX, NHINX ] and EM funds
for rate increases, says the team, which is bearish on both investment-grade and high-yield corporate debt. ETFs: HYG , JNK , LQD , HYLD , HYS , VCSH , SJNK , VCIT , VCLT , CORP , PHB , CSJ , CIU , SJB , CFT , HYHG , SCPB , LWC , ANGL , CLY , ITR
By Seeking Profits : Since the financial crisis, interest rates have been extremely low with the Federal Reserve maintaining a 0-0.25% overnight fed funds rate and buying long term bonds to keep those rates down as well. As a consequence, it has been difficult for income oriented investors to find
yield debt, with average yields of 7.6% more than 200 basis points higher than that of U.S. paper. Related ETFs: HYG , JNK , HYLD , HYS , SJNK , PHB , BSJF , SJB , BSJE , BSJG , HYHG , IHY , EMHY , HYEM , BSJI , HYXU , ANGL , PGHY , HYLS , XOVR , UJB
66%): PowerShares DB Commodity Index Tracking DBC "> DBC $25,000 (3.33%): SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond JNK "> JNK $25,000 (3.33%): WisdomTree Emerging Markets Local Debt ELD "> ELD Adjustments: None The growth engine of
SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond ETF ( JNK ) announces monthly distribution of $0.2017. 30-day SEC yield of 4.84% (as of 03/28/2014). For shareholders of record 05 Apr; Payable 11 Apr; Ex-div date 03 Apr. Post your comment!
ETFs had their first inflows in 19 months, and investors continue to plow money in high-yield. TIPs and junk ETFs: HYG , JNK , TIP , HYLD , HYS , SJNK , PHB , VTIP , IPE , SCHP , SJB , STPZ , LTPZ , TIPZ , HYHG , STIP , ANGL , HYLS , XOVR , THHY , UJB
VEU $50,000 (5%): PowerShares DB Commodity Index Tracking ETF DBC $25,000 (2.5%): SPDR Barclays High Yield ETF JNK $25,000 (2.5%): WisdomTree Emerging Markets Local Debt ETF ELD Equities dominate the long-term component of the portfolio