7-10 Year Treas Bond Ishares ETF (NQ: IEF )
114.57 USD +0.06 (+0.05%) Official Closing Price Updated: 4:54 PM EDT, Apr 21, 2021 Add to My Watchlist
All news about 7-10 Year Treas Bond Ishares ETF
In trading on Wednesday, shares of the iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF (IEF) crossed below their 200 day moving average of $106.11, changing hands as low as $105.98 per share. iShares 7-10 Year...
Global central bank policies have pressured yields across the globe, pushing more investors into speculative-grade debt and junk bond exchange traded funds in search of higher yields. So far this year,...
Charts Hinting At Direction Of Next Breakout
May 05, 2015
When markets are saying the same thing via multiple time frames, it increases technical confidence. The NYSE Composite also recently broke above levels dating back to October 2007.
Fixed-income yields may be moving higher after falling to multi-decade lows. However, bonds and Treasuries-related exchange traded funds could see losses limited ahead of an eventual interest rate hike...
From Business Insider
ETF Flows Report for 04/21/2015
April 21, 2015
Treasury Bond ETFs Surprise, Catch Investors Off Guard
April 21, 2015
Even though yields spiked over the second month, bond-related exchange traded funds experienced positive first quarter as central banks pressured interest rates around the world and the Federal Reserve...
ETF Flows Report for 04/20/2015
April 20, 2015
The experts universally anticipated the 10-year moving up from 2.25% to 2.75% by year-end. So far, the 10-year has moved lower towards my year-end target of 1.5%.
With the Fed now off center stage, let's take a quick look at a couple of items in the April Wall Street Journal survey of economists, starting with where the Federal Reserve is headed with the Fed...
The former chairmen of the Federal Reserve, Ben Bernanke, acknowledged his belief that the Fed will not normalize overnight lending rates in his lifetime.
Moving Averages: Month-End Update
March 31, 2015
The S&P 500 closed March with a monthly loss of 1.74%, which follows the biggest monthly gain in 40 months.
Moving Averages: Month-End Preview
March 31, 2015
Here is an advance preview of the monthly moving averages I track after the close of the last business day of the month.
Stocks: Lessons From 1994
March 30, 2015
Economic data, like the stock market, has been erratic in recent months. The “good data followed by weak data” pattern still seems to be in place. (Video length 00:12:30)
The municipal bond market and munis-related exchange traded funds are experiencing their best March rally in seven years as investors shifted into the tax-favorable asset ahead of the April filing...
Bullish Case Vs. Bearish Case
March 28, 2015
In this week's video, we review somethings to be optimistic about and somethings to be concerned about.
Yields Surge, Bond ETFs Fall
March 27, 2015
The U.S. 10-year Treasury bond surged Thursday above 2 percent, marking the biggest two-day gain since mid-February. The big move was ...
First Week of May 15th Options Trading For iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Treasury Bond Fund (IEF)
March 27, 2015
Investors in iShares Barclays 7-10 Year Treasury Bond Fund (IEF) saw new options begin trading this week, for the May 15th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and...
From Market News Video
Why A ‘Rate Hike Tantrum’ Will Not Kill Bond ETFs In 2015
March 24, 2015
Perhaps ironically, all of the world’s economists signaled a belief that rates would rise in 2015. This time, the 10-year yield is supposed to travel from 2.17% to 2.75%.
The Dollar's Near-Term Vulnerability Is An Opportunity For Medium And Long Term Investors
March 21, 2015
The point is that divergence has not peaked, and the peak is still at least six quarters out. The magnitude of the peak is not known and, therefore, cannot be priced in as some who are claiming that...
Rate Hike Jitters Have Investors Fleeing Bond ETFs
March 17, 2015
After posting a record year of inflows, fixed income exchange traded started 2015 on a similarly strong note. Amid falling yields, investors poured $7.9 billion into fixed income ETFs in January. That...
Muni Bond ETFs Look Attractive After Pullback
March 17, 2015
After posting their first monthly decline in over a year, municipal bond exchange traded funds may offer a decent buying opportunity. In February, the iShares National AMT-Free Muni Bond ETF (NYSEArca:...
Lifetime Income Payments Or Lump Sum: How To Decide?
March 10, 2015
Many investors at some point in their lives face the decision of whether to take a lump sum payment or take a stream of income ...
March 06, 2015
With the release of this morning’s employment statistics the 10-year Treasury Note Yield has leapt nearly 15 basis points to 2.50%.
Rising Inflation Expectations Weigh on Treasury Bond ETFs
March 03, 2015
Despite the low crude oil prices, rising inflation expectations could keep pressure on Treasury bonds and related exchange traded funds. Over the past month, the iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF...
Did The Dollar Find Its Groove Again?
February 28, 2015
The main impetus for the dollar appeared to come from the sharp drop in European interest rates. Germany auctioned five- and seven-year bonds with a negative yield. Record low 10-year yields were...
Fixed-Income Assets, ETFs Not As Stable As You Think
February 27, 2015
Fixed-income assets and bond-related exchange traded funds have become the go-to investments for conservative investors seeking stable returns. However, with yields pushed down across the globe,...
10 Year Sells Off Above 2% On Weak, Tailing 7 Year Auction
February 26, 2015
Indirects continued to gobble up every piece of paper they can find, taking down 52.32% of the auction, above the TTM average, as Directs left with 10.5% of the auction, leaving 37.2% to Dealers.
Janet Yellen Encourages More Levered Risk Taking In Markets Tuesday
February 24, 2015
Today's action just screamed borrow more money via the various carry trade crosses, and buy the risky assets like overpriced bonds and stocks, because to the market Janet Yellen gave them the all clear...