Vanguard Long-Term Bond ETF
Is the Current Sell-Off a Blip—or the Start of a Downtrend?
Whether the recent sell-off in the bond and stock markets is just a blip or the beginning of a sustained downward rally will depend on the upcoming US economic data.
Tax Reforms and Jobs Could Drive the Last Week of Summer
Any negative news from the jobs report will be foreshadowed by the tax reform news. It’s the last jobs report before the September FOMC meeting.
Can There Really Be a Bubble in the Bond Market?
Fundamentally, bonds (AGG) are a discount instrument and are generally never expected to be in a bubble. Let’s see why that’s the case.
Should central bank policy favor stable prices or stable income?
To fuel economic growth and to achieve its target inflation, the Fed kept the short-term interest helping bond markets until the end of 2013, when the bond buying reduced for the first time.