SSGA Ultra Short Term Bond SPDR (NY: ULST )
40.47 USD UNCHANGED Streaming Delayed Price Updated: 8:00 PM EDT, Apr 21, 2021 Add to My Watchlist
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As concerns mount over the spike in coronavirus cases in Europe and potential tax hikes to offset the latest stimulus package spending, U.S. money market funds have experienced a big surge in demand....
An Idea for Putting Cash to Work in a Low-Yield Climate
June 12, 2020
As many fixed income investors already know, yields on U.S. government debt are anemic and the shorter duration investors take on, the lower those yields. For investors looking for cash alternatives,...
Low-Cost ETFs to Manage Risk, Gain Broad Market Exposure
February 13, 2020
As we consider the market trends, investors should anticipate what to look out for in 2020 and look for ways to construct a diversified portfolio with low-cost exchange traded fund strategies to gain...
Yield-Generating Bond ETF Strategies for a Lower-for-Longer Outlook
December 05, 2019
Fixed-income investors should be prepared for negative rate world and consider suitable exchange traded fund strategies to incorporate into a diversified portfolio. In the recent webcast, How to Find...
ULST Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average
December 02, 2019
In trading on Monday, shares of the SPDR SSGA Ultra Short Term Bond ETF (ULST) crossed below their 200 day moving average of $40.37, changing hands as low as $40.35 per share. SPDR SSGA Ultra Short...
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Seeking a Cash Alternative? Look to Ultra-Short Duration Bond ETFs
October 16, 2019
As a way to diminish risk exposure in an environment of heightened volatility, investors can look to cash alternatives like ultra-low duration bond ETFs to wait out further market oscillations....
Despite the market rebound in January and growing optimism, more cautious investor can look to cash alternatives like ultra-short-duration bond exchange traded funds to hedge potential risks down the...
Investors Cement Love For Bonds in December
December 20, 2018
December 2018 is on track to be the best December for developed markets bonds in seven years and investors are responding by pouring into fixed income exchange traded funds. Ahead of Wednesday’s...
6 Safe Bond ETFs to Park Your Money
October 31, 2018
Market Volatility Reveals Popularity of ETF Investment Vehicle
October 11, 2018
6 Ultra Short Term Bond ETFs as Cash Alternatives
June 08, 2018
Many investors have funneled the most cash since October 2013 to global money markets in response to the spike in uncertainty surrounding trade tensions and weakness in emerging markets. Investors can...
SPLV, ULST: Big ETF Outflows
February 28, 2018
Looking at units outstanding versus one week prior within the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, the biggest outflow was seen in the PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio (SPLV), where...
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As SEC Tinkers with Money Market Funds, Look to ETFs
August 11, 2016
In attempt to obviate another debacle in money market funds after the financial downturn, the Securities and Exchange Commission is expected to implement a round of new rules in mid-October that could...
ETFs to Substitute Low-Yield Money Market Funds
February 24, 2016
With overnight rates at historic lows, people have not been getting much out of their money market funds. Alternatively, investors seeking a cash alternative can turn to ultra-short-term bond exchange...
Fixed-Income ETFs That May Benefit from Rising Rates
December 15, 2015
With the Federal Reserve likely to hike short-term rates from near zero levels, one group of fixed-income investors who utilize money market funds and ultra-short-term bond exchange traded funds as...
Bond ETF Strategy for a Rising Rate Environment
November 12, 2015
As the markets prepare for a rising interest rate environment, bond exchange traded fund investors may turn to more defensive strategies to prop up performance and mitigate rate risks. Charles Schwab...
Fed Concerned About Money Market Funds
February 25, 2015
The Federal Reserve expressed concern that money market mutual funds and exchange traded funds could be vulnerable to stress during calamitous market environments, according to a monetary policy report...
Ultra-Short-Term ETF Alternatives for Money Market Changes
February 19, 2015
Ahead of regulatory changes in the money market funds, Fidelity Investments is converting a few of its money funds. Investors who are wary about regulatory repercussions can also turn to...
Short-term, Money Market Bond ETFs Reveal Rising Rate Expectations
December 22, 2014
Yields on ultra-short-term debt and bond-related exchange traded funds are rising, revealing increased expectations of a Federal Reserve rate hike. For example, the PIMCO Enhanced Short Maturity ETF...
No Free Lunch with Ultra-Short-Term Bond ETFs
August 08, 2014
Ultra-short-duration bond exchange traded funds provide a suitable alternative for investors who are seeking to park their cash. However, the investments do come with some risk considerations. These...
With the Securities and Exchange Commission adopting new reform rules for the $2.6 trillion money market fund market, large institutional investors could turn to easy-to-use, ultra-short-duration bond...
Ultra-Short-Term Bond ETFs as Cash Alternatives
March 14, 2014
As investors plan for retirement, income generated from stocks and fixed-income positions will be used to cover short-term living expenses, or the revenue can be stashed away in a cash equivalent, such...
Sorting Through Short-Duration Bond ETFs
February 25, 2014
Last year’s jump in 10-year Treasury yields spooked investors out of longer-dated bond exchange traded funds with the residual effect being substantial inflows to short-duration funds this year. “It is...
State Street Global Advisors: Fixed Income Ideas for the Next Cycle
January 30, 2014
If the traditional fixed income indices like the Barclays U.S. Aggregate Index or the IBoxx US Dollar Investment Grade Corporate Bond Index are no longer the ideal fixed income investments for the next...
6 Ultra Short Duration Bond ETFs
November 07, 2013
Investors who are seeking cash or money market fund alternatives can utilize ultra-short-duration bond exchange traded funds to park their money. Bond ETFs come in a range of maturities, providing...
Franklin Templeton Enters ETF Arena
November 04, 2013
Mutual fund provider Franklin Templeton is testing the waters in the exchange traded funds space, launching its first fund, an actively managed short-term U.S. bond offering. According to the NYSE, the...
Investors Use Short-Term Bond ETFs to Hedge Rising Rates
October 11, 2013
Investors shifted assets in fixed-income portfolios in response to the rising rate environment, shifting into short-duration bond exchange traded funds. Now on the lowest end of the spectrum, investors...
5 New ETFs Hit The Streets: RIGS, NFRA, CHNA, NOBL, ULST
October 11, 2013
Wall Street was in for some volatile sessions this week as the U.S. government shutdown weighed heavily on U.S. equities. Investors seemed somewhat relieved after House Republicans announced they will...