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Given current low yields, some investors wonder whether bonds can continue to provide diversification in a portfolio. Here’s why those fears may be overblown.
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The transportation sector in the municipal bond market faces significant headwinds as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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High-yield bonds can generally offer more income in a very low-interest-rate world. However, if the economic or stock market outlook deteriorates, it could be a bumpy ride.
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With Congress unlikely to pass any further stimulus this year, what can investors expect from the Fed?
With unemployment still high, businesses struggling, and concerns about a COVID-19 winter wave on the rise, the Federal Reserve adjusted its approach to interest rates and inflation. What does it mean for the economy and investors?
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Fed maintained rates at near-zero, while also updating its summary of economic projections; now expecting a shallower economic contraction, but a slower recovery thereafter.
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Heading into the fourth quarter, there are both encouraging signs and cause for caution.
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The Federal Reserve has changed its inflation policy. Here’s what it may mean for markets.
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Natural disasters such as hurricanes, floods, wildfires and drought can have a major financial impact on the areas in which they occur.
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We believe fixed income investments still have a place in a well-diversified portfolio.
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