Articles in Bonds
$17.41 Trillion in U.S. Debt, like Stocks, at Record Levels
3/4/2014, 3:25 pm from ETFguide in Investing, Bonds
The Russell 2000 small cap index (NYSEARCA IWM) just made a new all time high, but stocks aren't the only thing topping. U.S. public debt is at record levels too and heading higher. Total... Read >>
Will Dividend Yields Test ’99 Lows?
2/28/2014, 3:32 pm from ETFguide in Investing, Bonds
The past six years have been brutal for dividend and income investors. Zero percent interest rates have depressed bond yields (NYSEARCA BOND) and with major stock indexes ( DJI) now trading at all... Read >>
ETD: The Little-Known Debt Investment That Can Double Your Income
2/27/2014, 3:26 am from Wyatt Investment Research in Investing, Bonds, Investing Ideas
After a five year run up in stock prices, many investment portfolios resemble the Mississippi River after a three day deluge they're swollen and about to crest at the banks. The problem with a... Read >>
ETF Outlook For Wednesday February 19, 2014 (IHE, BJK, TLT, KWEB)
2/19/2014, 9:16 am from Benzinga in Investing, Bonds, ETFs
ETF Outlook for Wednesday February 19, 2014 iShares U.S. Pharmaceutical ETF (NYSE IHE ) More M&A activity in the pharmaceutical sector had the health care and drug ETFs breaking out to... Read >>
Have Housing Stocks Topped?
2/14/2014, 1:46 pm from ETFguide in Investing, Bonds
On January 30 RealtyTrac realesed their annual report on U.S. home foreclosures. One of the highlights of the report is the number of homes there were "flipped" in 2013 rose to 157k. ... Read >>
Are Covered Call Funds a Smart Income Play?
2/13/2014, 4:42 pm from ETFguide in Investing, Bonds
What's better? A covered call options strategy executed by the individual investor or a covered call ETF or fund that proposes to do the heavy lifting? Selling covered calls is a popular... Read >>
Let the Spending Spree Begin!
2/12/2014, 3:38 pm from ETFguide in Investing, Bonds
Debt ceilings have done little to curb the U.S. government's escalating debt load and if you thought overspending was a serious problem before, welcome to the next cycle. That's because U.S.... Read >>
ETF Outlook For Tuesday, February 11, 2014 (SKYY, IHF, TLT, XRT)
2/11/2014, 11:07 am from Benzinga in Investing, Bonds, ETFs
ETF Outlook for Tuesday, February 11, 2014 First Trust ISE Cloud Computing Index ETF (NYSE SKYY ) Cloud computing stock Rackspace (NYSE RAX ) announced its CEO is quitting and that their... Read >>
Should you be Buying Bond ETFs Instead of Stocks Right Now?
2/11/2014, 9:39 am from Kapitall in Investing, ETFs, Bonds, Stocks
By James Dennin for Kapitall Investors are moving their money from stocks to bonds. Should you? We checked out 9 of the top bond ETFs. Equity outflows in the US hit their highest levels on... Read >>
Janet Yellen Takes the Stage
2/11/2014, 6:35 am from Wyatt Investment Research in Investing, Bonds, Business
There's a new Fed chief in town. Janet Yellen made her brand spanking debut on Capitol Hill today. Yellen testified before the House Financial Services Committee about her intentions as Federal... Read >>