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Mike Deane is the managing editor at Mitre Media and the former Senior Editor of Investopedia.com. He graduated from McGill University with a degree in English Literature and Economics. His work has been featured on MSN, Forbes, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Globe and Mail, and Yahoo, among others.

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Municipal Bonds This Week (2/28) - Upgrades and Downgrades

Markets were flat on Friday morning, as investors digested conflicting financial news throughout...

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Municipal Bonds This Week (2/21) - Upgrades and Downgrades

During this holiday-shortened trading week, investors saw some major earnings releases, positive...

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Municipal Bonds This Week (2/14) - Upgrades and Downgrades

The markets rose higher this week, as investors received positive news from overseas and digested...

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Municipal Bonds This Week (2/7) - Upgrades and Downgrades

The S&P 500 was on track to log in its best week out of the past seven on Friday morning, due...

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Municipal Bonds This Week (1/31) - Upgrades and Downgrades

As of Friday morning, major indexes were on track to post their second monthly decline in a row,...

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