Assuming Ginnie Maes mark a trend, the inexorable decline in bond fund income may finally be reversing. Both VFIIX and FGMNX had their highest payouts of the year and up 15% from Q3. We'll see if junk bonds and corprates follow suit. . .
going to continue to reduce prices? I notice past week, or so, pricesd seem to be going up. Any comments please, so I switch my IRA out of low paying MM account and put into Vanguard GNMA or another Vanguard fund with higher interest rate.
Benz: Let's talk about a couple of the other bond funds that have been seeing outflows recently, a couple of [TICKER: VFIIX ] Vanguard funds. The Inflation Protected Bond Fund, you outlined that TIPS inflation-protected securities have had a difficult
I have a substantial amount of money in Vanguard's GNMAs. With the Senate talking about the government no longer funding mortgages, does anyone know the effect this will have on GNMAs?
Is it worth the .14 reduction in VGSIX to Admiral taking VFIIX to acquire the funds? The GNMA is goosing me. Looking at My ..... VCVLX - Capital Value Fund 14.87% 5.25% .47 && ** VFIIX - GNMA Fund 9.92% 3.50% .21 && ** VGSIX - REIT Index
period for bonds that year--March through May-- Vanguard GNMA VFIIX (a good proxy for the category, as it tends to ..... From July through September 1980, for example, Vanguard GNMA lost 8.5%; the average intermediate-term government
with the index. But certainly bond investors don't like to see losses. Benz: Absolutely. Let's talk about [TICKER: VFIIX ] Vanguard, another firm that had been in asset-gathering mode, and has done very well in terms of gathering new flows
put? GNMA - staying in or getting out? I know why they are being hit. I sold Vanguard FIDO in liquid, but still hold Vanguard GNMA - SEP. THinking i should sell. Corporate bond funds - yes, mantra is shorten duration. Bond ladder would ahve been better
in SEP 7500 Vanguard High Yield (11K there) Vanguard TIP (SEP - 10K and Non-Sep-small position) As mentioned, Vanguard GNMA (SEP), under 7K Vanguard INvestment Grade - short term, SEP, under 14K Vanguard Intermediate Tax Exmpt, 7300 Vanguard
0.31 -2.62 -3.36 -2.04 USAA Ultra ST Bond... UUSTX 0.66 -0.07 -0.37 -0.34 0.29 VG GNMA Inv... VFIIX 4.36 -1.69 -2.83 -5.09 -4.46 VG HY Corp Inv... VWEHX 4.34 0.11 -1.78 -2.2 -0.34 VG HY TE