‘High Yields’ Archive

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 […]

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 […]