Friday, August 27, 2010
Where Next for Bonds?
Tony Crescenzi of PIMCO and Jeremy Siegel of the University of Pennsylvania and the dividend-oriented WisdomTree ETFs discuss the outlook for bonds.
Where am I putting the fixed income portion of my investments there days? Hint: not in funds heavy in Treasuries.
Dodge and Cox Income (DODIX)
Harbor Bond Fund (HABDX)
Templeton Global Income (GIM)
Templeton Emerging Markets Income (TEI)
T. Rowe Price Tax-Free Income (PRTAX)
Vanguard Short-Term Investment-Grade (VFSTX)
Vanguard Intermediate-Term Investment-Grade (VFICX)
JPMorgan USD Emerging Markets Bond Fund (EMB)
SPDR Barclays Capital High Yield Bond (JNK)
Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond (VCSH)
Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond (VCIT)
iShares S&P U.S. Preferred Stock Index Fund (PFF)
Those interested in hedging the treasury exposure in their portfolio should take a look at something like ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury (TBT).