High yield spreads continue to tighten - the Barclays index is at 572 bps, near its low for the year - even as the default rate on junk bonds has quietly turned higher, notes Rom Badilla. At 2.13% (based on dollar amounts), the default rate remains well below the historical average, but spreads and defaults do tend to move together.
High yield spreads continue to tighten - the Barclays index is at 572 bps, near its low for the...
From other sites
Video at CNBC.com (Tue, 5:45PM)
Video at CNBC.com (Oct 22, 2014)
Video at CNBC.com (Oct 21, 2014)
Video at CNBC.com (Aug 15, 2014)
at CNBC.com (Jun 25, 2013)
ETF Screener: Search and filter by asset class, strategy, theme, performance, yield, and much more
ETF Performance: View ETF performance across key asset classes and investing themes
ETF Investing Guide: Learn how to build and manage a well-diversified, low cost ETF portfolio
ETF Selector: An explanation of how to select and use ETFs