Bond

Bond

Debt

Bonds are an asset class commonly referred to as fixed income securities and are one of the three asset classes individual investors are usually familiar with, along with stocks and cash equivalents. Bonds are units of corporate debt issued by companies and securitized as tradable assets. As bonds play a key ingredient in a balanced portfolio, most investment portfolios include bonds which help balance out risk over time. Long-term investment bonds historically earn around 5% in average annual returns, versus the 10% historical average annual return of stocks.

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Asset Classes

Corporate Bond
High Yield Bond
Municipal Bond
Treasury Bond

Mentioned by the Following

Asset Classes

High Yield Bond
Loan

Entities

ATAC Rotation Fund
Charles Schwab Corporation
Check Capital Management
Covenant Review
Macro Intelligence 2 Partners
Pecaut & Company
RIA Advisors
Santiago Capital
Scarsdale Investment Group, Ltd.
Verdad Advisers

People

Adam Cohen
Andrew Park
Bill McGilton
Bob Lang
Dan Fuss
Edwin Elton
Frank Reilly
Galen Burghardt
George Goncalves
Gregory Zuckerman
Hildy Richelson
Jared Dillian
Jeff Kosnett
John Jagerson
Kelley Wright
Larry Swedroe
Marcin Liberadzki
Marcos Carreira
Mark Sebastian
Markus Heitkoetter
Martin Gruber
Martin Pring
Marty Fridson
Mary Aden
Michael Kahn
Michael Lebowitz
Mike Green
Murray Gunn
Neil George
Pamela Aden
Richard Lehmann
Russell Wild
Sabrina Fox
Scott Skyrm
Stan Richelson
Stephanie Ruhle
Stephen Perry
Steve McDonald
Steven Bleiberg
Vicki Bryan
Vincent Catalano
Warren Pies
William Pike

Publications

2017 ETF Field Guide
Applied Value Investing
Bogle On Mutual Funds
Bond Investing For Dummies
Bonds
Common Sense Investing
Common Stocks as Long Term Investments
Elliott Wave's Flash Services
Exchange-Traded Funds For Dummies
Fidelity Investor
Fidelity Sector Investor
Financial Forecast Service
Financial Freedom
Financial Intelligence Report
Forex
Global Forecast Service
Going for Broke
Guide to Financial Markets
High Yield Bonds
Hot Commodities
How I Trade and Invest in Stocks and Bonds
How to Retire on Dividends
Investing
Investing from the Top Down
Investing 101
Investing For Beginners
Investing QuickStart Guide
Investing in Bonds FD
Investing in Bonds For Dummies
Investment Opportunities
Investment Terms
Liar's Poker
Online Investing For Dummies
Oxford Bond Advantage
Peak Income
Plan Your Prosperity
Russian Currency and Finance
SentimenTrader.com
Study for the Securities Industry Essentials (SIE) Exam
The Aden Forecast
The Age of Deleveraging
The Big Short
The Everything Bubble
The Honest Guide to Stock Trading
The Money Making Guide to Bond
The Next Great Bubble Boom
The Strategic Bond Investor
The Treasury Bond Basis
Visual Guide to Financial Markets
Wall Street Terms
Why Bother With Bonds
Why Stocks Go Up and Down

Terms

Bond Market
Collateralized Bond Obligation
Convertible Security
Current Price
Debt Financing
Derivative
Financial Asset
Investment Management
Merger Securities
Portfolio
Recapitalization
Structured Note
Structured Security