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Despite their relatively high risk, the yields offered by high-yield munis compared with other alternatives are lower than they have been in the past.
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Relatively high yields and a low level of credit risk make agency mortgage-backed securities (MBS) attractive today, in our view.
Annuities can be beneficial for turning some of your savings into guaranteed income. Consider these questions before making a decision.
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We expect higher yields in the municipal bond market in 2020, which could benefit income- oriented investors.
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Corporate bond investors should move up in credit quality in 2020.
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The Federal Reserve’s 2019 rate cuts and waning recession fears likely will support bond yields in 2020.
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Competing positive and negative factors are keeping the picture balanced, but what could tip the scale one way or the other?
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Ten-year Treasury yields should move higher in 2020 as recession fears ease.
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If the higher yields of preferred securities have caught your eye, here's what you need to know before you invest.
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Why actively managed bond funds’ higher fees can sometimes be worth it.
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