Apple Is the New Pimco, and Tim Cook Is the New Bond King
Tech companies hoarding cash have become big fixed income players, going after investment-grade offerings.
PIMCO Funds Down, Not Out (Yet): Morningstar
Still, the group has lost 37% of its assets since January 2014, Morningstar research shows.
Debt Traders to Fed: We Dare You to Try Raising Rates This Year
Some central bankers say they are in a 'wait and see mode' when it comes to policy-setting.
Gundlach: Bond Market Pushing Fed to Tighten
The DoubleLine CEO is positive on emerging-market debt and isn't worried about junk bonds.
Bill Gross: Asset Prices ‘Are Bubbled’
Meanwhile, the Janus bond fund he leads attracted nearly $58 million in April.
Understanding Bond Swaps and Their Tax Benefits
In a tax swap, you sell the bond and use the proceeds to buy another bond. The capital loss can then offset other capital gains.
Ritholtz: The Worldwide Deficit of High-Quality Debt
Observers like Jeffrey Gundlach and Gary Shilling expect rates on quality long-term bonds to stay low because of a limited supply, Barry Ritholtz writes.
Gundlach: Beware of ‘Blockhead’ Fed on Rates
The fixed-income expert also warns of the effects a strong dollar has on equity markets and sees continued weakness in oil prices.
Gundlach, State Street Launch Total Return ETF
The SPDR DoubleLine Total Return Tactical ETF will include mortgage-backed securities and junk bonds.
Bill Gross Put $700 Million Into Janus Unconstrained Fund
Bill Gross is “proud to eat his own cooking,” Janus CEO Dick Weil said during the firm's earnings call.