What do the terms par value, purchase price, call price, call date, and coupon rate mean in the context of bonds?
I am having a hard time understanding municipal bonds. What is the par value vs. purchase price? What is the call date? What is the call price? The coupon rate is just the interest paid out to you ...
When a bond matures, what happens to the corresponding bond ETF? It still keeps on going as if nothing has happened. How does this work? I guess there is some kind of rolling over happening here, but ...
I realize this question has been asked a bunch of different ways over the years, but I was hoping to get specific opinions on how a Fed interest rate increases will affect long term bond ETFs (i.e.- ...
Usually a stock or an equity etf drops by the amount of the dividend on the ex dividend date. Does the same rule apply to a bond fund or bond etf? When a bond etf pays the quarterly dividend because ...