Tag Archives: Inflation

Tips to Prep Your Portfolio For Inflation

Tips to Prep Your Portfolio For InflationNews from ABC News: Inflation – the demon of investment returns – is expected by many to increase in the coming months after a long period of calm. Inflation is the upward movement of prices. When it’s high, you need significantly more money to buy the same basket of […]

PIMCO: TIPS the New Investing Bedrock Amid Rising Inflation …

PIMCO: TIPS the New Investing Bedrock Amid Rising Inflation …News from aiCIO: Monday, June 18, 2012 3:05:18 PM Amid increasing inflation and higher commodity prices, developed nations will likely seek to lower their debt levels by favoring Treasury Inflation Protected Securities, according to Pacific Investment Management Co.’s Mihir Worah. (June 18, 2012) — The key […]

TIPS ETFs as an Inflation Hedge

TIPS ETFs as an Inflation HedgeNews from ETF Trends: Bond ETFs News: Investor Uses High-Yield ETF for Camouflage Customizing Your Bond ETF Portfolio ETF Focus: Guggenheim BulletShares ETFs that hold Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities have been popular with investors seeking an inflation hedge because the bonds’ principal is linked to changes in the Consumer Price Index. […]

For inflation protection, this JPMorgan fund doesn’t allocate only to TIPS

For inflation protection, this JPMorgan fund doesn’t allocate only to TIPSNews from InvestmentNews: Portfolio Manager Perspectives Jeff Benjamin Archives » Contact » View Bio » A hedge against inflation is difficult to make without an imminent threat of inflation, but cyclical economic patterns suggests one can never be too careful when it comes to portfolio […]

The Newest Way to Fight Inflation

The Newest Way to Fight InflationNews from Motley Fool: When a big stock market crash happens, it can wreak havoc on your financial security. But crashes don’t happen very often, and they’re typically followed by long bull periods during which you can make back much or all of what you’ve lost. But there’s an even […]

New Inflation / Deflation ETNs: Better Than TIP?

New Inflation / Deflation ETNs: Better Than TIP?News from ETF Database: PowerShares and Deutsche Bank, partners on a suite of exchange-traded notes targeting commodities and several international bond markets, have rolled out a pair of ETNs designed to target changes in inflation expectations. The new notes will be linked to indexes that are designed to […]

3 Investments to Deal With Inflation

3 Investments to Deal With InflationNews from GuruFocus.com:With large US deficits, trade deficits, the quantitative easing already performed by the Federal Reserve, easy money policies, and worldwide debt concerns, investors may rightly be cautious regarding the potential for inflation over upcoming years. Even optimistically, if economic growth picks up, that may allow inflation to finally […]

Inflation hedges attractive, but…

Inflation hedges attractive, but… News from InvestmentNews: Advisers turning more to commodities and TIPS funds, but they have to be nimble By Jessica Toonkel August 7, 2011 6:01 am ET Ask financial advisers about their biggest concern over the next 12 to 18 months and most will talk about their fears of inflation. Advertisement Related […]

Atteberry: Commodities Playing a Greater Role in Inflation

Atteberry: Commodities Playing a Greater Role in Inflation News from Morningstar.com: 1. As part of your investment process, you ask: “Are the current level of bond yields attractive … relative to inflation?” We’ve seen inflation heat up in 2011, but we also see continued high unemployment and a sluggish economy, which would tend to keep […]

A New Approach to Inflation Defense: WisdomTree Launches Real Return ETF

A New Approach to Inflation Defense: WisdomTree Launches Real Return ETF News from Seeking Alpha: WisdomTree rolled out a new ETF designed to deliver a comprehensive approach to combating inflation, unveiling the Real Return Fund (RRF). The actively-managed ETF will take a unique approach to delivering total returns that outpace the rate of inflation, going […]

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