NUBD is up just over 7% this year, performing inline with traditional aggregate bond benchmarks and has a 30-day SEC yield
of 1.92%, which compared to 1.49% on 10-year Treasuries is pretty good.
HIIIX carries a 30-day SEC yield
of 8.83% and has almost 30% of its assets concentrated in just five high-yield bonds, with debt from Advanced Micro Devices being among the group.
We discount the value of the SEC yield
because very few of the securities in the fund will be held to maturity.
SDOG's current 30-day SEC yield
is 3.96%, and dividends are paid quarterly.
The $1.1 billion ANGL tracks the ICE BofAML US Fallen Angel High Yield Index and has a 30-day SEC yield
of 5.31%, or more than triple the yield on 10-year Treasuries.
The SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond ETF (JNK) carries an SEC yield
of 7.10% while the more conservative iShares iBoxx Investment Grade Bond ETF (LQD) is at 3.59%.
Listed in June 2008, the ETF has about $29 million in assets and has a 3.6% SEC yield
It pays dividends semi-annually, a drawback for some, and its 30-day SEC yield
is low at 2.96%.
The Invesco ETF has a 30-day SEC yield
of 4.76%, or more than double what investors get on 10-year Treasuries, to the allure of the product is understandable for income-hungry investors.
" There is significant scope for the government to cut interest rate on small saving schemes as both the G- sec yields
as well as the interest rate on fixed deposits have fallen around 2 per cent in the past two years.
10, 2016, letter to the editor ('Health sec yields
to Congress blackmail') I alleged that current Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial was against the use of the dengue vaccine Dengvaxia, a product of Sanofi, a French multinational, but she was forced to endorse it by the House appropriations committee with the threat of a reduced budget.
He suggests that investors have the option of choosing from higher-yielding products like the Market Vectors Intermediate Municipal Bond Index ETF (ITM), or the Market Vectors High-Yield Municipal Bond Index ETF (HYD), which currently provide 30-day SEC yields
of 3.38 percent and 5.79 percent, respectively.