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Bond Insights

Our views on trends in the fixed income market.
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Our views on trends in the fixed income market.

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We expect the municipal bond market to return to a sense of normalcy in 2021.
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We don’t believe 2021 will be as bumpy as this past year, and corporate bond investments appear relatively attractive today.
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Ten-year Treasury bond yields may rise as high as 1.6% in 2021, reflecting prospects for faster economic growth.
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Although investing in in-state municipal bonds may have tax advantages, there can be good reasons to buy out-of-state munis.
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We’re staying focused on the Federal Reserve, and looking for opportunities to generate income while mitigating risk.
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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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The Federal Reserve has changed its inflation policy. Here’s what it may mean for markets.
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We believe fixed income investments still have a place in a well-diversified portfolio.

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