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.
Why Wall Street (Still) Hates Bonds
Investors should consider the gains missed by listening to "expert predictions," Ron DeLegge writes.
Gross ‘Is Our Peyton Manning’: Janus Exec
The fund firm has its eyes on making a touchdown with its first ETF.
Gundlach: Fed Might Raise Rates ‘Just to See What Happens’
The DoubleLine CEO also says he has "mixed feelings" about not partnering with Bill Gross; sees oil prices dropping further.
Investors Want Higher Yields but Fear Rising Rates: Survey
Franklin Templeton poll finds many fixed-income investors lack understanding of key bond dynamics.
PIMCO Outflows Painful but Not Deadly: Morningstar
The flagship Total Return Fund had $50 billion in net outflows in the past two months, but Morningstar sees positive future potential.