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A Rare Selloff On Wall Street
Article By: Chris Ciovacco Tuesday, August 6, 2019 4:06 AM EST
Monday’s close came near the 61.8% retracement of the rally that began in early June.
In this article: BKLN, SPY, TLT, SPX, NYA
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Warning For Credit ETFs: Liquidity May Be Threatened By Underlying Asset Liquidity
Article By: ValueWalk Tuesday, June 18, 2019 2:45 AM EST
The underlying assets of the credit ETFs, mostly corporate debt and issuances, are showing signs of declining liquidity, which could pose a problem for the ETFs that track them.
In this article: HYG, LQD, SPY, BKLN
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Gold Sees Biggest Inflow Since Brexit As Investor Exodus Contagion Spreads To Credit
Article By: Tyler Durden Tuesday, June 4, 2019 3:12 PM EST
Global equity fund outflows over the last six months in dollar terms have been larger than over any prior six-month period. And where are those de-risked assets seeking safe-havens? Gold.
In this article: HYMB, GLD, BKLN
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EC Thoughts On Bank Debt
Article By: David Merkel Sunday, May 13, 2018 6:00 AM EST
Underwriters of the loans have become less choosy, and as such have allowed loans to be made with weak covenants. As a result, more loans have been made, increasing their size versus bonds at junk-rated corporations.
In this article: BKLN
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Positioning For Rising Rates
Article By: David Vomund Friday, December 22, 2017 3:22 PM EST
Lower taxes will put upward pressure on interest rates. What does this mean for your bond portfolio?
In this article: BKLN, HYHG, IGHG
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5 Bond ETFs For A Rate-Proof Portfolio
Article By: Sweta Killa Wednesday, October 25, 2017 2:00 PM EST
Treasury yields have been on the rise in recent weeks on growing riskier appetite, expectations of tightening policies and improving economic fundamentals.
In this article: FLOT, BKLN, MINT, AGND, AGZD
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EC Three ETFs For Floating Rate Bank Loans
Article By: Brad Zigler Tuesday, August 15, 2017 1:51 PM EST
Does it seem like interest rates have trebled over the last two years? Well, short-term commercial lending rates certainly have. I have selected three bank loan exchange-traded funds focused on U.S. high yield paper.
In this article: BKLN, SNLN, FLRT Also: HYG, AGG, TLT
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We Called This Flashing Danger Signal Back In October – Here’s What’s Next
Article By: Michael Lewitt Thursday, January 26, 2017 8:33 AM EST
While all eyes are on interest rates in the Treasury market, an even more important global interest rate recently breached a key level for the first time since the financial crisis: the London Interbank Offered Rate.
In this article: BKLN
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ETFs For Higher Rates And Inflation
Article By: Brad Zigler Thursday, December 29, 2016 7:12 PM EST
The new president has an ambitious plan to spend money and cut taxes. Here are a few exchange-traded funds that can provide some ballast for a likely rise in both interest rates and inflation.
In this article: BKLN, FTSL, LTPZ, MORT, REM, RISE, SCHP, SNLN, TBF, TIPZ, TYBS
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High Yield Bond Flows Cliff-Dive As Rate-Hike Odds Soar
Article By: Tyler Durden Sunday, October 30, 2016 6:42 PM EST
It appears that too much hawkishness (around the 70% chance of a hike) was too much for bulls to bear, as last week saw high-yield bond ETF outflows soar to an all-time record high.
In this article: HYG, LQD, BKLN
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EC Market Data Hints At Higher Rate-Hike Odds
Article By: James Picerno Wednesday, October 26, 2016 7:20 AM EST
The FOMC isn’t expected to raise interest rates in November, but the meeting will be closely watched for signs that the central bank is preparing to make a move when it reconvenes in December.
In this article: BKLN
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6 Bond ETFs To Play Higher Rates
Article By: Sweta Killa Friday, October 7, 2016 3:04 PM EST
The start of the fourth quarter has renewed worries over the Fed rate hike on a slew of positive economic indicators.
In this article: STPP, SHV, BKLN, AGND, FLOT, AGZD
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EC Revisiting An Old ETF Income Theme – Bank Loans
Article By: David Fabian Thursday, September 15, 2016 10:36 AM EST
There is no doubt that 2016 has been a good year for ETF investors directing their capital towards income-generating asset classes.
In this article: EMB, BKLN, FTSL Also: SRLN
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E The Daily Shot And Data - August 5, 2016
Article By: Sober Look Friday, August 5, 2016 12:01 PM EST
The M2 (broad money supply) is growing at 7.2% while the US nominal GDP has increased 2.4% on a year-over-year basis. A unit of credit expansion buys increasingly less GDP these days. This trend has resulted in record low velocity of money.
In this article: GBBEF, JNK, JYNFF, OIL, SPY, BKLN
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Value Is Scarce Among Income-Generating ETFs
Article By: David Fabian Wednesday, August 3, 2016 9:10 PM EST
The definition of value is a fierce debate among investors that seek to find intrinsically underpriced assets.
In this article: AMLP, HYG, CWB, DWX, EMB, IEF, LQD, MBB, MUB, PFF, REM, TIP, VIG, VNQ, VYM, BKLN
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E The Daily Shot And Data - June 7, 2016
Article By: Sober Look Tuesday, June 7, 2016 8:13 AM EST
The ECB balance sheet is approaching its 2012 peak - the central bank has been quite busy in May.
In this article: WEAT, FXB, JNK, BKLN, XES, XLE, UNG, BITCOMP Also: WFTLF
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