The Dow Jones Equal Weight U.S. Issued Corporate Bond Index has been inching up higher year-to-date–about 27 percent–and interest in these four corporate bond ETFs has increased in the past five days, possibly signaling more capital inflows from fixed income investors seeking higher yields.
1. Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bd ETF (NASDAQ: VCLT) tracks the performance of a market-weighted corporate bond index with a long-term dollar-weighted average maturity and is up 0.46% today.
2. iShares 10+ Year Credit Bond ETF (NYSEArca: CLY) seeks to track the investment results of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Long Credit Index and is up 0.42% today.
3. iShares Intermediate Credit Bond ETF (NASDAQ: CIU) tracks the investment results of the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Intermediate Credit Bond Index and is up 0.11% today.