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Author: susan400 Big gold star, 5000 posts Old School Fool Add to my Favorite Fools Ignore this person (you won't see their posts anymore) Number: of 35357  
Subject: Re: GNMAs- Round Two!! Date: 1/5/2004 11:34 PM
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when interest rates go up,

durations will EXTEND, and you will be holding something,

bid down 20%.

GNMAs dropped 40% in the 80ish bear mkt, is that a problem?

Bottomline a GNMA fund has risk that

laddered CDs don't.

Bu the fee to the planner is much less.
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