I appreciate your contribution to our discussion. Are there different types
of bonds and do the different types of bonds have varying levels of risk? If
so, could you describe some of the various types of bonds and indicate which are
more risky and which types are less risky?
Thank you for the opportunity to help you with your question!
1.) Treasury bonds;
2.) other U.S. government bonds;
3.) investment-grade corporate bonds (high quality);
4.) high-yield corporate bonds (low quality), also known as junk bonds;
5.) foreign bonds;
6.) mortgage-backed bonds; and
Please let me know if you need any clarification. I'm always happy to answer your questions.