Bonds and Fixed Income
With Schwab’s search tools, access to professional research, and expert picks on bond funds, you can make more informed fixed income investment choices to help meet your goals. Choose from our broad range of fixed income offerings and hundreds of no-load, no-transaction-fee bond funds.
- Screen and analyze over 30,000 bonds1
- Search for and purchase individual Treasury, corporate, municipal, and mortgage-backed debt bonds
- Search by Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s ratings, maturity, yield, coupon, and price
- Access new issue municipal bonds through J.P. Morgan, a leading municipal bond underwriter2
- Receive alerts on new issues
See Schwab’s New Issues for the most current municipal bond offerings.
Research Providers and Sample Reports
Fixed income research and analysis
- Professional bond market commentary and analysis
- Mutual Fund OneSource Select List®—top picks from Schwab experts
Independent professional research
- Top providers, including Ned Davis Research, Briefing.com, and Credit Suisse
- Market analysis and commentary
1. As of Q2 2011
2. Source: Thomson Reuters, 2010.
Investors should consider carefully information contained in the prospectus, including investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses. You can obtain a prospectus by calling 800-435-4000. Please read the prospectus carefully before investing.
Investment returns will fluctuate and are subject to market volatility, so that an investor’s shares, when redeemed or sold, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Unlike mutual funds, shares of ETFs are not individually redeemable directly with the ETF.
Fixed income securities are subject to increased loss of principal during periods of rising interest rates. Fixed income investments are subject to various other risks, including changes in credit quality, market valuations, liquidity, prepayments, early redemption, corporate events, tax ramifications, and other factors. For further details, please contact a Schwab Fixed Income Specialist at 800-626-4600.
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J.P. Morgan is the marketing name for JPMorgan Chase & Co. and its subsidiaries and affiliates worldwide. J.P. Morgan Securities LLC is a member of NYSE and SIPC.