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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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Coupon income, not price appreciation, likely will be the main driver of total returns.
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Municipal bond prices may decline in the short term, but we expect to see opportunities for higher yield in 2022.
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We expect a wave up in bond yields as central banks shift away from easy policies.
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Where does the fixed income market go from here?
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Rather than waiting on the sidelines, consider short-term, fixed-rate corporate bonds.
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The bond market has been in hibernation for months, and investors may have become complacent about risks.
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There are multiple factors to consider, including your tax rate.
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We believe it can, at least in the short term.
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Although the prospect of the Federal Reserve tapering its bond purchases has unsettled markets in the past, we expect it to be more orderly this time around.
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For yield-seeking investors willing to take additional risk, bank loans may be more attractive than high-yield bonds today.

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