Fixed Income

The SPDR S&P 500 ETF outperformed Diamond Hill Corporate Credit Fund, so why take the latter's risk?
Let's see what the two-year U.S. Treasury Yield chart and the 10-year U.S. Treasury Yield chart look like and where they may be going.
If this trend continues, the Fed's reaction function will come into play.
Effects of Italy on bond market haven't been entirely backed out yet.
While expectations are high that the Fed will keep raising rates, there are plenty of reasons why it doesn't have to.
Advisers say investors seeking safety and a yield greater than 3% could consider these two asset classes.

Novice Trade: TLT Real Money Pro($)

I like owning July calls in TLT, as the Fed will have a hard time hiking rates 3 more times this year.
From overweighting dividend stocks to avoiding high-yield bonds, this is how I'm playing things here.
Potential reform of the Volcker Rule won't revitalize the bond market.
Auctions can provide important information about bond demand, yields and where things are headed.

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