• Are Bonds Your Best Hedge Against A Stock-Market Meltdown?

    2 monthes ago - By ETF Daily News

    From Ksenia Galouchko :
    - Reports of the death of bonds as a hedge against stock nightmares have been greatly exaggerated.
    In the recent equity sell-off, U.S. Treasuries are back with a vengeance, and bringing with them the decisive return of a relationship investors have counted on for decades: When stocks go down, bonds tend to go up and vice-versa.
    BlackRock Inc. says it's once again a good idea to have Treasuries in a portfolio, while the likes of HSBC Private Bank, JPMorgan Asset Management and Wells Fargo Asset Management also tout fixed-income as a shelter from stormy stocks, whose...
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