Silver-rated PIMCO High Yield Spectrum is led by a veteran team running an effective process.
Uncertainties abounded over the period, though strong technical backdrops provided some stability.
MetWest Unconstrained Bond is focused on credit, which the team has done well with long term.
Bond Fund Investing
10-17-2018 15:19:12 PM ET
The minutes from the September Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting lived up to their advanced billing. That is, they didn't convey any sense that the FOMC would be backing away from its position that it is apt to pursue a gradual rate-hike path. That gradualist policy, however, i...
The Market at 15:08 ET10-Year: -5/32…3.179…EUR/USD: 1.1510USD/JPY: 112.47
Treasury Market Stands Its Ground
- -- September Housing Starts (actual 1201K; Briefing.com consensus 1221K; prior 1268K) and Building Permits (actual 1241K; Briefing.com consensus 1273K; prior 1249K)
- -- September FOMC Minutes strike hawkish tone
- -- Weekly MBA Mortgage Index (actual -7.1%; prior -1.7%)
10-08-2018 15:39:24 PM ET
The Week in Review/Week Ahead
The Federal Reserve has been raising the target range for the fed funds rate. Everyone knows that, especially anyone with variable rate debt or anyone who is contemplating taking out a loan. The...