By Michael Johnston for ETF DatabaseEarlier this year, with the economic recovery showing signs of sustainability and the printing presses in Washington still red hot from an unprecedented injection of liquidity, many well known and respected investors turned bearish on long-term bonds. But there's an old Warren Buffett mantra that calls for opportunistic investors to be greedy when others are fearful. And sure enough, anyone with the foresight to stock up on long-term bonds when everyone under the sun was predicting them to plummet has been handsomely rewarded. While financial headlines have focused on Europe's woes and the numerous hurdles facing global equity markets, long-term bonds are quietly putting together a record year, thriving off a combination of uncertainty and yield starvation.
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