Senior analyst Brian Moriarty explains the performance and shares some favorite ideas.
With the Fed signaling a slowdown in rate increases, bond investors have decided it's safe to go back into the water.
Only 10 funds in the intermediate-term bond category earn our top Morningstar Analyst Rating of Gold. Baird Aggregate Bond just made the list.
Bond Fund Investing
03-20-2019 15:57:13 PM ET
The Federal Reserve ("Fed") said in early January that it will be patient with its policy approach. Today, some new context was provided as to just how patient it is inclined to be. Specifically, the updated...
The Market at 15:16 ET10-Year: +22/32…2.455…EUR/USD: 1.1296USD/JPY: 110.08
Treasury Market Stands Its Ground
- -- Treasuries and dollar boosted by weak manufacturing data from Germany
- -- 10:00 ET: February Existing Home Sales (actual 5.51 million; Briefing.com consensus 5.10 million; prior 4.93 million) and Wholesale Inventories (actual 1.2%; prior 1.1%)
- -- 14:00 ET: February Treasury Budget (actual -$233.98 billion; Briefing.com consensus -$227.00 billion; prior -$215.20 billion)
03-14-2019 16:31:55 PM ET
The Week in Review/Week Ahead
August 31, 2018... December 27, 2018... and March 14, 2019. Why do these dates matter? They don't -- not yet anyway -- but they could potentially mean a lot more in hindsight. Those date...