High Yield Bond ETF
High yield bond ETF’s offer investors a greater reward for greater risk instrument and in times of economic good fortune, can yield nice returns with minimal risk. High yield bond ETF’s average a yield of around 10% whereas a treasury bond ETF might only yield 3-4%.
Here’s a list of high yield bond ETF’s we are currently covering (yields as of June 2010):
SPDR High Yield Bond ETF (JNK) 11%
iShares High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (HYG) 9%
PowerShares High Yield Corporate Bond ETF (PHB) 8.5%
Market Vectors High Yield Muni ETF (HYD) 6%