The Stealth Bull Market in Bonds of the Past Year

For many, summer means days at the beach and, ideally, nights at the ice cream parlor. Picking a flavor of ice cream is never an easy decision. The same can be said for bonds. Like ice cream, bonds come in 31 flavors (or so). U.S. government bonds are really different flavors of vanilla, from just plain vanilla to French to New York. Interest rates are the driver of the prices of government bonds; a rise in rates pressures prices down and vice-versa. A risk of default is virtually nil so credit risk does not influence the price.

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Where to Invest $10,000 Right Now

Six veteran investing experts share their best ideas. Spath: "U.S. stock and bond markets are in a state of confusion."



Sierra Mutual Funds Introduces Sierra Tactical Municipal Fund

Income-Oriented Fund to Provide Benefits to High-Income Investors

Santa Monica, CA (January 2, 2019) – Sierra Mutual Funds, Inc., an emerging manager and a pioneer in tactical, low volatility, conservative investing, today announced the launch of the Sierra Tactical Municipal Fund.

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Investment News: Market volatility is top of mind for your clients

Investment News| 3.7.2019

How will markets move in 2019? Terri Spath of Sierra Investments sits down with Matt Ackermann to examine the movement more closely.

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