Junk Bonds Crushing Long-Term Treasuries

Andres Victorero Since the bond market peaked in late 2021 just before the Fed embarked on its attempt to tame inflation by hiking rates, it has been painful to be an investor in “risk-free” Treasuries at nearly all points on the curve. The most pain has been felt at the long-end of the Treasury curve…

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IBHD: A Junk Bond Ladder Rung (BATS:IBHD)

triloks/iStock via Getty Images Strategy overview iShares iBonds 2024 Term High Yield and Income ETF (BATS:IBHD) is a high yield bond fund paying monthly distributions, with an expense ratio of 0.35%. It was launched on 5/7/2019 with the objective of investing in components of the Bloomberg 2024 Term High Yield and Income Index. The fund…

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