How to Read a Bond Listing

Stocks & Bonds

How to Read a Bond Listing

Here's everything you've ever wanted to know about deciphering bond listings.


You can use an online broker to find bonds that are right for you. In search of a good yield, we used Fidelity to screen for corporate bonds rated triple-B and set to mature in 2026. Our search turned up 143 bonds, including the Ford issue dissected here.

Courtesy Ford Motor Company