Schwab U.S. TIPS ETF SCHP tracks a broad, market-cap-weighted portfolio of U.S. Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities with more than a year left until maturity. Because TIPS are excluded from aggregate-bond exchange-traded Read more
By investing in TIPS, the fund provides protection against unexpected inflation.
The fund is the cheapest TIPS ETF available. Read more
If inflation rises slowly, the fund may underperform non-inflation-protected Treasuries.
Because of the fund's long duration, interest rate changes may negate the fund's inflation protection.
Deflation could cause the fund to suspend distribution of monthly interest payments. Read more