NEW YORK, Aug 18- DoubleLine Capital's co-founder Jeffrey Gundlach warned on Tuesday that it might be premature for the U.S. The Los Angeles- based DoubleLine Capital had $76 billion in assets under management as of June 30. The DoubleLine Total Return Bond Fund, DoubleLine's largest portfolio by assets and run by Gundlach, had positive inflows in July.» Read More
High-yield bonds, specifically, often are seen as an effective proxy for movements in the equity market.
Moody's cut Brazil's credit rating to near-junk status on Tuesday but said the country's coveted investment grade status is safe for now, proving some relief to President Dilma Rousseff.
SAO PAULO, Aug 11- Moody's Investors Service cut Brazil's credit rating to near-junk status on Tuesday but said the country's coveted investment grade status is safe for now, proving some relief to investors and the government of President Dilma Rousseff. Moody's decision comes two weeks after competing ratings firm Standard& Poor's warned Brazil could lose...
SAO PAULO, Aug 11- Moody's Investors Service cut Brazil's credit rating to near-junk status on Tuesday but assigned a stable outlook to the new rating, signaling that the country's coveted investment grade status is safe in the short term. Moody's decision comes two weeks after competing ratings firm Standard& Poor's warned Brazil could lose its investment...
There's "no value left" in the "totally illiquid" junk bond space, one investor told CNBC, citing a toxic combination of low liquidity and high levels of risk.
Beat Wittmann, partner at Porta Advisors, explains why he wouldn't touch the high-yield bond market.
High-yield bonds, which typically lead stocks, are in the midst of a selloff. But traders say there's nothing to worry about.
NEW YORK, July 24- Exterran withdrew a high-yield bond offering on Friday and said a related spin-off of its international services business would be delayed due to "adverse market conditions." The company had been prepping a US $400 m seven-year non-call three bond with whispers at 8.00%-8.25%. Goldman Sachs was lead-left on the planned bond transaction.
Gershon Distenfeld, director of High Yield at AllianceBernstein, says high-yield bonds may see short-lived volatility when the Fed begins raising interest rates.
The bottom of the corporate debt barrel is getting more crowded.
Luigi Zingales, co-author of Saving Capitalism and a professor at University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, says he would consider high-yield bonds for his pension, despite the risk.
Bill Gross thinks conditions are ripe for a liquidity crisis, and he points a finger at his old firm for its potential to be at the center of the storm.
Carl Icahn is right to sound alarm bells about high-yield debt, but stocks have not yet entered the danger zone, strategists tell CNBC.
Here's why Pimco's Mark Kiesel doesn't see a risk right now for the high-yield bond market and why he still likes housing.
Yield chasers have plowed into junk bonds, but with rate hikes looking increasingly likely, it may be time to head for the exit, analysts said.
China's online money market funds have transformed how millions of Chinese invest their savings, but some see red flags. The FT reports.
Record low rates are forcing pension funds and other conservative institutional investors into risky emerging markets, analysts say. The FT reports.
If calamity breaks out in the corporate bond market, it's largely mom and pop investors who may end up calling the shots.
If interest rates rise too quickly, spooked mutual fund investors could set off a liquidity trap in the corporate bond market.
After ripping higher, U.S. Treasury yields could be set for a pullback, but it could be temporary.