Content tagged: fixed income

Fixed Income ETFs in Q1 of 2013

Posted on 04/05/2013

How did fixed income ETFs perform in the first quarter of 2013? Take a look at this article to find out the best and worst performing funds in this asset class. more »

Fixed Income Asset Class

Posted on 05/21/2012

In this article, we compare the standard deviation across various asset classes. Then we delve deeper into Fixed Income to provide some ideas that meet both income and standard deviation criteria. more »

4th Quarter and 2011 ETF Review

Posted on 01/06/2012

As we do each quarter, today we will discuss sector and asset class quarterly and annual performance by reviewing these areas from an ETF perspective. more »

Fixed Income Update

Posted on 10/25/2011

This article discusses the differentials between the best and worst performing areas over the past decade as well as so far this year. We then specifically zoom in and look at the Fixed Income arena. more »

Positive Diverging ETFs

Posted on 10/11/2011

Although most of the major market ETFs have failed to hold above their August correction lows, there are still several ETPs that meet this criteria. more »

Guggenheim BulletShares Line-up

Posted on 06/24/2011

It has been a little over a year now since Guggenheim Funds launched their BulletShares lineup of "defined maturity" Fixed Income ETFs. In this article we go into greater detail on these products and what differentiates them from the typical Fixed Income fund. more »

Focusing in on Fixed Income

Posted on 05/12/2011

12.3% of the exchange traded products available in the market today are non-leveraged long fixed income vehicles. In this feature, we review some of the more notable observations we have seen in this asset class so far in 2011. more »

Dividend ETFs in Fixed Income

Posted on 03/29/2011

With today's money market accounts yielding close to nothing, many investors are constantly looking for yield plays. In this article, we've gathered some ETFs to consider that are classified in the Fixed Income space. more »

BulletShares: Finding the Right "Balance"

Posted on 02/22/2011

Fixed Income exposure is often an important piece to any portfolio. Guggenheim Funds and iShares have recently launched a new exchange traded product known as "defined maturity" fixed income ETFs. more »