holding. In addition, most core "total" bond index funds don't encompass all bond types; TIPS are conspicuously absent from the Barclays U.S. Aggregate Bond Index, for example, as are high - yield and non-dollar-denominated bonds.
issuers, which tend to be smaller companies. The Trust will also invest in publicly traded debt securities (including high yield securities) and in convertible preferred stocks and, subject to certain limitations, readily marketable equity securities
support economically sensitive assets such as stocks and high - yield corporate bonds. We expect the Fed is still on track ..... one. Economically sensitive assets include stocks and high - yield corporate bonds, while less economically sensitive assets include
LONDON, March 27 (IFR) - European high - yield issuance may be up a whopping 89% on the year, but the steady stream of companies replacing loans with bonds has dried up in recent months.
across high-quality bond sectors, and even delves into high - yield and emerging-markets debt. All three funds benefit ..... and willing to invest outside of the index, adding high - yield corporates and nonresidential agency mortgages to the
I'm considering purchase of an MLP fund or other high yield CEF for a family portfolio. Question: given the current energy environment, is it prudent to add an MLP fund yielding around
economies) along with specific U.S. markets, such as small and mid-sized US stock indexes along with those for high yield (junk bond), all began to diverge from the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index. The S&P 500, which comprises large U.S. companies
next several quarters. Positive: High yield protein credits While this sector ..... along with the rest of Brazilian high yield , has been excessive. We see strong ..... to differentiate within Brazilian high yield and as reported results demonstrate
has ended. One striking early indication of a return to what we would call normal can be seen in the rapidly widening high - yield spreads that are driving up the cost of capital. Other encouraging signs include: accelerated M&A activity capital
municipal bond issuers and 5,600 high - yield corporate bond issuers between 1970 ..... outperform both corporate bonds and high - yield corporate bonds. Rightfully so, many bond investors ..... bond market. The Bloomberg USD High Yield Corporate Bond Index is a rules