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Mortgage-Backed ETFs

The mortgage-backed bonds are a type of bonds that are secured by a mortgage or collection of mortgages. These bonds must be rated by recognized rating agencies. Investing in Mortgage-backed bonds ETFs generally offers better returns than investing in U.S. Treasuries but such investments involve some risk. The Mortgage-backed bonds provide smaller profits when the bond prices are rising. Regarding to this, the holder of mortgage-backed bonds receives the highest profits if the current rates are stable. Investing in mortgage-backed securities (MBSs) is recommended mainly to the advanced investors. Usually MBSs are either fully backed or sponsored by the U.S. government

Strongest Trends Summary: Mortgage-Backed ETFs

Constrained Duration ETF is in the medium-term up 3% in 7 months.
Mortgage-Backed ETFs on average are in the medium-term up 4% in 8 months.
Short Duration, Mortgage-Backed, Actively Managed ETF is in the medium-term up 1.60% in 5 months.
Treasury Bonds, Government debt, Mortgage-Backed ETF is in the medium-term up 4% in 1 year.

Mortgage-Backed ETFs List

Symbol Company Name Price Change Total net assets Total expense ratio
CMBS iShares Trust 50.68 0.28% 89.56 M 0.25%
GNMA iShares Trust 49.39 -0.04% 34.18 M 0.15%
LMBS First Trust Low Duration Mortg Opps ETF 52.13 0.02%
MBB iShares Barclays MBS Bond Fund 105.66 0.03% 5.49 B 0.27%
MBG SPDR Barclays Capital Mortgage Back ETF 26.24 0.11% 0.32%
MBSD FlexShares Disciplined Dur MBS Idx ETF 24.04 -0.03%
VMBS Vanguard Mortgage Bkd Sects ETF 51.95 -0.02% 408 M 0.12%