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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.
Bank loan prices fell sharply at the end of 2018, but the risk of further price declines remains elevated.
The Federal Reserve just raised interest rates again. How might your investments be affected?
Risks are rising in the corporate fixed income markets, and we suggest a more cautious stance heading into 2019.
Part of the yield curve inverted earlier this month. Does that mean a recession is around the corner?
We believe municipal bond investors should take a cautious approach in 2019, amid rising economic uncertainty, concerns about trade friction and worries about the impact of higher interest rates.
Rising rates, declining liquidity and sluggish global growth—with trade conflicts as an additional headwind—may weigh on economic growth and market performance in 2019.
The worst may be over for the bond bear market.
Kathy Jones breaks down yield curves, including normal vs. inverted, and why they’re relevant today.
On this episode of Bond Market Today, Kathy Jones explains why she thinks investors shouldn’t abandon intermediate or longer-term bonds entirely in their portfolios.
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