‘High Yields’ Archive

Junk Bonds- Time to put some Junk In Your Trunk? Breakout time?

Junk Bonds don’t have much to brag about over the past few years. An attempt is being made to change that trend. Below looks at Junk Bond ETF HYG. CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE Junk bonds are often viewed as leading indicators for the future direction of the stock market. Junk bonds represent “weak companies” […]

Junk Bonds outperforming stocks of late, says Joe Friday!

CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE Junk bonds have been in the news a ton over the past few months, mostly in a bad way, as they have been falling in price since April of 2014. The chart above looks at the Junk Bond (HYG)/S&P 500 ratio. As you can see, the ratio has been heading […]

Outflows biggest in 3-years, will stocks rally due to this panic?

CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE Outflows from mutual funds have been rather large of late, actually the biggest in the past three years at (2), reported by Sentiment Trader. At the same time this took place, Junk bonds have been hit hard, driving them down to three year support line (1) in the upper left […]