SPDR Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Bond ETF (JNK)

37.37
AMEX : Financial
Prev Close 37.37
Day Low/High 0.00 / 0.00
52 Wk Low/High 35.05 / 37.41
Avg Volume 9.27M
Exchange AMEX
Shares Outstanding 333.52M
Market Cap 12.46B
Div & Yield 2.02 (5.40%)

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Go Ahead, Buy Junk Bonds Right Now and Lose Money

Go Ahead, Buy Junk Bonds Right Now and Lose Money

These 'flight to safety' ETFs can be bought on weakness.

Income Seeker: Worries Over Policy Mistakes Spur Credit Market Weakness

For the first time in months, the bond market is telling the equity market something.

Gold Prices Have Just Formed a Classic Technical Pattern That Hints Even Higher Prices Are Coming

Gold Prices Have Just Formed a Classic Technical Pattern That Hints Even Higher Prices Are Coming

The 'flight to safety' exchange-traded funds for U.S. Treasury bonds, gold bullion, and dividend-rich utilities remain viable asset allocation choices for diversified investors.

Investments into Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Continue to Perform Well This Year

Investments into Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Continue to Perform Well This Year

Trading ranges remain in play for the 'flight to safety' exchange-traded funds for U.S. Treasury bonds, gold bullion, and dividend-rich utilities stocks.

Post Script; Takeaways and Observations: Doug Kass' Views

Post Script; Takeaways and Observations: Doug Kass' Views

Doug Kass shares his thoughts on Treasury notes and bonds, and offers some other observations.

'Flight to Safety' Investments in Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Remain Viable Choices

'Flight to Safety' Investments in Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Remain Viable Choices

Investors seeking the safety of U.S. Treasury bonds, gold bullion, and dividend-rich utilities stocks, should trade the ranges in play since the November election.

'Flight to Safety' Investments in Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Face Technical Downgrades

'Flight to Safety' Investments in Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Face Technical Downgrades

Investors seeking the safety of U.S. Treasury bonds, gold bullion, and dividend-rich utilities stocks, are shifting into momentum stocks. Is this the right strategy?

Income Seeker: If Treasury Yields Can’t Rise, It’s Time to Take Notice

Peter Tchir writes: Today I want to pound my fist on the table and say unequivocally: If Treasury yields don’t move higher, you need to be extremely cautious on risk assets.

Why Aren't the Bears on the Prowl?

Why Aren't the Bears on the Prowl?

Maybe folks are a little too complacent.

State Street Global Advisors Announces Impact Of Receiving Payment

The SPDR ® Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) listed in the table below, announced today that the Fund received a court ordered payment related to Chesapeake Energy Corp.

'Flight to Safety' Investments for Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Stocks Stall Again

'Flight to Safety' Investments for Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Stocks Stall Again

Technology stocks may have the momentum, but don't ignore the safety of the ETFs for U.S. Treasury bonds, gold bullion, and dividend-rich utilities stocks.

Income Seeker: Understanding High Yield Investment Choices

Peter Tchir says the world of high yield bonds is just one part of the equation. Investor interest in leveraged loans is increasing.

Demand for Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Stocks Stalls as the Nasdaq Surges

Demand for Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Stocks Stalls as the Nasdaq Surges

As the Nasdaq regains momentum above 6,000, the ETFs for U.S. Treasury bonds, gold bullion, and dividend-rich utilities stocks lag, but continue to have positive weekly charts.

'Flight to Safety' Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Lure Investor Dollars

'Flight to Safety' Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utilities Lure Investor Dollars

As U.S. Treasury bond yields fall, the bond ETF rallies, which helps the gold bullion and dividend-rich utilities stocks ETFs rise in tandem.

Income Seeker: It’s Time to Reduce Risk

There is a clear risk-off signal in the market now and it’s time to reduce risk exposure.

Treasury Bond Yields Decline, Gold Pops Above Its 200-Day Simple Moving Average, Utilities Rise

Treasury Bond Yields Decline, Gold Pops Above Its 200-Day Simple Moving Average, Utilities Rise

'Flight to safety' investments in exchange-traded funds for U.S. Treasury bonds, gold bullion and dividend-rich utilities stocks gained ground over the past five trading days.

Treasury Bond Yields Stopped Rising, Gold Hits 200-Day Again, Utilities Show Dividends Matter

Treasury Bond Yields Stopped Rising, Gold Hits 200-Day Again, Utilities Show Dividends Matter

Investors continue to focus on "flight to safety" investments into the exchange-traded funds for U.S. Treasury bonds, gold bullion and dividend-rich utilities stocks.

Treasury Bond Yields Held Highs, Gold Stays Range-Bound, Utilities Stocks Rise

Treasury Bond Yields Held Highs, Gold Stays Range-Bound, Utilities Stocks Rise

'Flight to safety' investments into the exchange-traded funds for U.S. Treasury bonds, gold bullion and dividend-rich utilities stocks continue to be viable choices for investors.

High-Yield Junk Bonds Could Experience Near-Term Volatility

High-Yield Junk Bonds Could Experience Near-Term Volatility

High-yield bonds, commonly known as junk bonds, may face near-term volatility as investors may seek to sell them as the market heads into a rising interest rate environment.

Treasury Bond Yields Near Highs on Fed Rate Hike, as Gold, Utilities Stocks Rise

Treasury Bond Yields Near Highs on Fed Rate Hike, as Gold, Utilities Stocks Rise

The bond exchange-traded fund set a 52-week low last Monday, as the gold bullion ETF moved back above its 50-day simple moving average, and utilities ETF confirmed a 'golden cross.'

Intermediate Trade: High-Yield Bond ETF

Intermediate Trade: High-Yield Bond ETF

As if the ticker symbol isn't enough of a clue, JNK is also tied to oil junk bonds.

There's Something Happening Here, What It Is Ain't Exactly Clear…

There's Something Happening Here, What It Is Ain't Exactly Clear…

For what it's worth, people are finally noticing the problems in the market.

My March Fixed-Income Play Is Working So Far

My March Fixed-Income Play Is Working So Far

Why long leveraged floating-rate loans are beating junk bonds.

Treasury Bonds Yields Nearing 52-Week Highs as Comex Gold Falls Below 50-Day Moving Average

Treasury Bonds Yields Nearing 52-Week Highs as Comex Gold Falls Below 50-Day Moving Average

The bond ETF set a 52-week low on Friday, as the gold bullion ETF fell below its 50-day simple moving average. Utilities ETF appears poised for a 'golden cross.'

Stocks Keep Treading Water

Market could get a rally or bounce, but they wouldn't be much.

Conditions Are Ripe for a Correction of Consequence

Conditions Are Ripe for a Correction of Consequence

With various sectors peaking and GDP estimates in decline, it would not be a surprise to see the markets give up some ground.

Safe Haven ETFs Hold Up Despite Trump Rally

Safe Haven ETFs Hold Up Despite Trump Rally

The Trump rally continues, but the weekly charts for 'flight to safety' ETFs -- treasury bonds, gold bullion and utility stocks -- remain positive, with the junk bond ETF stalling.

Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utility Stocks, Improving, as Junk Bonds Warn

Treasury Bonds, Gold, Utility Stocks, Improving, as Junk Bonds Warn

As stocks renewed their upward momentum, the weekly charts for the ETFs for treasury bonds, gold bullion and utility stocks became positive, while the junk bond ETF stalled.