TLT ETF: Bonds Offer Favorable Odds Now (NASDAQ:TLT)

Andres Victorero TLT ETF and inflation data The thesis of this article is pretty straightforward. I will argue that long-term treasury bonds such as those held in iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:TLT) now provide an asymmetric return/risk profile due to both near-term and longer-term catalysts. The key near-term catalyst is cooler inflation. The…

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TLT ETF: Lessons From Japan’s Bond Cycle (NASDAQ:TLT)

Dragon Claws/iStock via Getty Images TLT, inflation and fiscal sustainability The iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:TLT) provides investors with exposure to Treasury bonds with extended duration. As pointed out by the TLT ETF’s description (the emphases were added by me), it “seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of U.S….

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TLT: Treasury Volatility Cools With Rate Cuts On The Horizon

Douglas Rissing Despite a bumpy inflation road recently, Fed Chair Powell reiterated that the FOMC is likely to begin cutting rates sooner rather than later. What was particularly interesting about the March rate decision was that the committee raised both its inflation and growth forecasts, but generally kept its policy rate outlook unchanged. Longer-term, however,…

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TLT Vs. SPHY: Get Paid To Wait (NYSEARCA:SPHY)

Torsten Asmus In anticipation of a rate cut next year There have been multiple ways analysts and pundits have been discussing how to play rate cuts next year. The most popular of which is iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETFTLT (TLT). The way I’m playing it is a bit different, with high-yield corporate bonds, mainly…

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