HAP Floating Rate Bond ETF

HFR-T

Analysis and Opinions about HFR-T

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BUY
BUY
July 19, 2019
This is swap based which is not exactly like just buying a bond. There is an exchange of the rate of the return. A good place to park your money while getting yield.
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This is swap based which is not exactly like just buying a bond. There is an exchange of the rate of the return. A good place to park your money while getting yield.
BUY
BUY
August 3, 2018

Has a whole bunch. Price moves very little. Has held it for years. Good place to park money. Dividend around 2.25%.

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Has a whole bunch. Price moves very little. Has held it for years. Good place to park money. Dividend around 2.25%.

BUY
BUY
June 13, 2018

Is there a short-term ETF to park your cash and earn a little yield? HFR-T and ZST.L-T earns up to 2%. He uses both.

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Is there a short-term ETF to park your cash and earn a little yield? HFR-T and ZST.L-T earns up to 2%. He uses both.

BUY
BUY
June 4, 2018

Where to put CASH? For floating rate notes, the coupon payment goes up as it adjusts. HFR-T is an ETF for this. It is an actively managed ETF. He just put 10% of one portfolio into this.

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Where to put CASH? For floating rate notes, the coupon payment goes up as it adjusts. HFR-T is an ETF for this. It is an actively managed ETF. He just put 10% of one portfolio into this.

BUY
BUY
May 22, 2018

Where to park cash in an ETF? He uses HFR-T. It's very short term, like 2-3 months in bond duration. Very little volatility with this. The price never moves much, sticking around $10

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Where to park cash in an ETF? He uses HFR-T. It's very short term, like 2-3 months in bond duration. Very little volatility with this. The price never moves much, sticking around $10

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PAST TOP PICK
November 23, 2017

(A Top Pick Jun 29/17, Up 1%) We considered the risk of this ETF to be as low as the bond market. It is boring. You can get 1-2% yield coming out of it. It is a safe, boring investment.

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(A Top Pick Jun 29/17, Up 1%) We considered the risk of this ETF to be as low as the bond market. It is boring. You can get 1-2% yield coming out of it. It is a safe, boring investment.

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PAST TOP PICK
October 10, 2017

(A Top Pick Oct 6/16. Up 3%.) Has a lot of this. It’s a great place to park money. You don’t have the duration risks that you have with the other bond ETF’s. It will do better than a Money market.

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(A Top Pick Oct 6/16. Up 3%.) Has a lot of this. It’s a great place to park money. You don’t have the duration risks that you have with the other bond ETF’s. It will do better than a Money market.

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TOP PICK
June 29, 2017

This does not have the duration risk of others. It brings down the duration of the bond portfolio. It is actively managed. It is a bit of a risk mitigater.

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This does not have the duration risk of others. It brings down the duration of the bond portfolio. It is actively managed. It is a bit of a risk mitigater.

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PAST TOP PICK
May 11, 2017

(Top Pick Jan 19/16, Up 5%) He went into buy it for the return. It never changes price much. It yields about 2%. A complicated structure but he likes putting money there.

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(Top Pick Jan 19/16, Up 5%) He went into buy it for the return. It never changes price much. It yields about 2%. A complicated structure but he likes putting money there.

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TOP PICK
TOP PICK
October 6, 2016

This is a great place to park money. It never varies very much. You are less interest rate vulnerable.

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This is a great place to park money. It never varies very much. You are less interest rate vulnerable.

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PAST TOP PICK
August 4, 2016

(Top Pick Aug 07/15, Up 1.20%) This is a place to park money. It really does not move.

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(Top Pick Aug 07/15, Up 1.20%) This is a place to park money. It really does not move.

SELL
SELL
February 1, 2016

There is not much upside in a floating rate security in Canada right now. This is not a vehicle that is going to earn you very much return here.

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There is not much upside in a floating rate security in Canada right now. This is not a vehicle that is going to earn you very much return here.

TOP PICK
TOP PICK
January 18, 2016

This is just a place to park stuff. It is $10 a pop and then goes up and down $.10 or $.20. Nice and safe and simple.

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This is just a place to park stuff. It is $10 a pop and then goes up and down $.10 or $.20. Nice and safe and simple.

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PAST TOP PICK
October 9, 2015

(Top Pick Aug 14/15, Down 0.77%) It is essentially cash.

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(Top Pick Aug 14/15, Down 0.77%) It is essentially cash.

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TOP PICK
August 14, 2015

(A Top Pick June 11/15. Down 0.16%.) He uses this as a way to park cash. You are not at much risk of interest rates rising.

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(A Top Pick June 11/15. Down 0.16%.) He uses this as a way to park cash. You are not at much risk of interest rates rising.

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