The King of Corporate Bond ETFs

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While safe havens, such as government and municipal bonds may be deemed as less riskier than corporate bonds during a recession, an investor does not have to abstain from them completely to still extract the benefits of higher-yielding debt issues.

LQD has a 30-day SEC yield of 4.09%. The ETF charges 0.15% per year, or $15 on a $10,000 investment.

For more information on corporate debt, visit our corporate bonds category.

Tom Lydon’s clients own shares of LQD.