Top 5 Bond ETFs for 2018

Top 5 Bond ETFs for 2018

When interest rates rise, bond investors tend to get itchy, because the values of their fixed-rate bond holdings are suddenly worth relatively less than the yields on newly-issued bond instruments.Fortunately, certain fixed-income products potentially benefit from rising interest rates by investing in shorter-duration bonds and by employing interest rate swaps, convertible securities, floating rate bonds, and other alternative plays.