How Interest Rate Changes Affect the Price of Bonds
Whether the interest rate movements are caused by Federal Reserve actions, economic conditions or inflation fears, the impact on the bond investor is the same: Rising interest rates reduce existing bond values and falling interest rates increase existing bond values.
Seems simple enough.
But how will your bond investments be affected by changes in interest rates?
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