‘High Yields’ Archive

Junk Bonds – Bullish wicks form after rare performance spread!

  CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE If one likes the idea of buying low and selling higher, junk bonds might come to mind due to how hard they’ve been hit of late! The chart below highlights that an unusual and large performance spread between JNK and the S&P 500. Its not often that these two […]

Junk bond yields going up 1,000% again? Up 70% so far!

  CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE When it comes to interest rate rallies, Russia tops this list this morning as they raised rates 70% in a day, attempting to stem the rapid decline in the Ruble.  Speaking of interest rate rallies….Did you know the yields on junk bonds are up roughly 70% in the past […]

Junk Bonds breaking 5-Year support, stocks to follow?

  CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE Many feel investors should “listen” to the message coming from Junk Bonds, due to them sometimes being a leading indicator for the stock market. The 2-pack above takes a look at the two largest Junk Bond ETF’s. JNK and HYG could be breaking 5-year support, as they have been […]