All Market Views by Donald Ellenberger

In Short: 3 reasons to like corporate bonds 
Mar. 23, 2017 :: Donald Ellenberger
President Trump's agenda, if approved, should prove beneficial for corporate credit.
Video: Putting our chips on credit 
Mar. 23, 2017 :: Donald Ellenberger
Senior Portfolio Manager Don Ellenberger explains which sectors of the bond market are likely to benefit – or not – from the current administration's policies.
Video: Trump's policies could be a game-changer for the bond market 
Mar. 23, 2017 :: Donald Ellenberger
Senior Portfolio Manager Don Ellenberger discusses the how the current administration's policies may affect the bond market.
3 Questions: Federated Total Return Bond Fund 
Feb. 21, 2017 :: Donald Ellenberger
The goal of this "old school" fixed-income strategy is to beat the Aggregate Bond Index without taking more risk than it.
Fed Watch: Next stop, Congress 
Feb. 1, 2017 :: Donald Ellenberger
As expected, the Fed left rates unchanged at its latest policy-setting meeting.
Fed Watch: 1 hike now + 3 in 2017 = optimism 
Dec. 14, 2016 :: Donald Ellenberger
The Fed delivers on a 25 basis point hike, and shows confidence in growth for 2017 by signaling three more.
FedWatch: A 'hawkish hold' for rates 
Sept. 21, 2016 :: Donald Ellenberger
The Fed didn't raise rates today, likely pushing a hike to December, just like last year.
FedWatch: Hints may be all we get 
Sept. 16, 2016 :: Donald Ellenberger
While a hike is unlikely in the upcoming FOMC meeting, Fedspeak might suggest one could come in December.
FedWatch: Higher bar for raising rates 
Jun. 8, 2016 :: Donald T Ellenberger
Poor jobs report will likely keep rates unchanged at upcoming FOMC meeting.
Video: Negative yields: beneficial or detrimental? 
May 6, 2016 :: Donald T Ellenberger
Senior Portfolio Manager Don Ellenberger weighs in on the effect negative yields have on investors and an economy as a whole.
Q&A: Few positive results so far with negative rates 
May 4, 2016 :: Donald T Ellenberger
The jury is still out on whether negative interest rates actually help economies.
Video: What happens when interest rates go below zero? 
Apr. 29, 2016 :: Donald T Ellenberger
Senior Portfolio Manager Don Ellenberger explains the purpose of negative short-term interest rates and why investors would buy these bonds.
Video: Finding Value in the Bond Market 
Nov. 12, 2014 :: Donald T. Ellenberger
Senior Portfolio Manager Don Ellenberger discusses favored bond sectors.