Junk bond funds and ETFs stem a 4-week streak of outflows, netting $568M in assets this week,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Junk bond funds and ETFs stem a 4-week streak of outflows, netting $568M in assets this week, according to Lipper data. The funds suffered their largest outflow ever - $2.93B - the previous week. Prior to the jitters of the last month, the funds had been investor favorites for 2012. JNK +0.4% YTD while yielding north of 7%.