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With trade conflict between the U.S. and China, Kathy Jones discusses China’s holdings of U.S. treasuries, and the implications it would have if they were to sell them.
Why a staple of fixed-income portfolios may be headed for trouble.
Investors looking for income can find yields that outpace inflation without taking extraordinary risks, but it requires careful consideration of the tradeoffs between risk and reward.
The turnaround in the Golden State has resulted in higher credit quality for many issuers in the state, and lower spreads for California muni bonds.
Federal Reserve policymakers kept short-term interest rates steady, but indicated that the pace of hikes going forward may be slower than previously expected.
Instead of waiting, or hoping, for yields to move higher, bond investors should consider these two strategies now.
Collin Martin explains preferred securities and the place they can have in a well-diversified portfolio.
Fixed income asset prices rallied during the first quarter, after the Federal Reserve paused rate hikes at the “neutral” level. Here’s how to invest in the new rate environment.
How do you decide whether to invest in municipal bonds, as opposed to taxable alternatives like corporates or Treasuries?
Kathy Jones explains why, when it comes to diversification from stocks, not all bonds are created equal.
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