Yield to Maturity, Nominal Yields, and Current Yields

A Yield is a rate that shows the return you get on a bond. The basic yield formula is: yield = coupon amount / price. There are a few kinds of yield related to bonds; when investors or analysts refer to yield, they usually mean the yield to maturity (YTM). YTM measures the annual return earned … Continue reading Yield to Maturity, Nominal Yields, and Current Yields