5 ETFs For A Bond-Bubble Burst

By
Devon Layne
October 10, 2012
Share:

The Federal Reserve’s easy-money policies are pushing bond prices higher and yields lower, but the bond bubble could soon burst, and investors seeking to limit risks of an unraveling bond market have a number of ETPs at their disposal, according to an article on MarketWatch.

Here are some alternative products designed to protect investors from falling long-term bond prices:

  • ProShares Short 20+ Year Treasury ETF (NYSEArca: TBF)
  • iPath US Treasury 10 Year Bear ETN (NYSEArca: DTYS)
  • ProShares Short High-Yield ETF (NYSEArca: SJB)
  • ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury ETF (NYSEArca: TBT)
  • ProShares UltraShort 7-10 Year Treasury ETF (NYSEArca: PST)

 

Visit MarketWatch.com for the full breakdown of the ETPs.

ETF.COM CHANNELS

Want to learn more about smart-beta ETFs? Check out our smart-beta guide, essentials library and ETF screener!

ETF DAILY DATA

Vanguard's all-market fund 'VTI' led inflows on Thursday, April 23, as total U.S.-listed ETF assets reached a record of $2.163 trillion.

'VTI,' 'VB' and 'VGK' paced Vanguard's issuer-leading inflows on Thursday, April 23, as total U.S.-listed ETF assets rose to a record $2.163 trillion.

ETF.COM ANALYST BLOGS

By Dave Nadig

Buying and selling ETFs wisely means understanding the difference between being a buyer and a seller.

By Olivier Ludwig

Saving the world as an eco-conscious investor is a tough row to hoe, but ETFs make it a bit easier.

By Olivier Ludwig

If you’re puzzled by Israel’s relatively strong stock market performance, don’t forget you’re taking measure of a developed country.

By Olivier Ludwig

If only Fidelity could speak freely about all the positive things it does for investors.