TITLE

I'M NOT BUYING BONDS ANYTIME SOON--NOR SHOULD YOU. HERE'S WHY

AUTHOR(S)
Sloan, Allan; Burke, Doris
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Fortune International (Europe);4/30/2012, Vol. 165 Issue 6, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on why he's decided not to purchase corporate bonds. He comments on the decision of mutual fund investors to sell U.S. stock funds and loading up on bond funds and suggests that bonds are likely to decline over the long run. He talks about claims that increases in the stock market are driven primarily by profits by computer manufacturer Apple, states Apple accounts for only 7.4 percent of the first quarter increase and suggests bonds will decline when interest rates increase.
ACCESSION #
74558250

 

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