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Municipal Bonds Weekly Market Report: February 2

MunicipalBonds.com provides information regarding the performance of muni bonds for the past week...

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How to Analyze Muni Bond Risks

There are two primary ways to purchase municipal bonds: buying bonds funds or buying individual...

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Municipal Bonds Weekly Market Report: January 26

MunicipalBonds.com provides information regarding the performance of muni bonds for the past week...

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Municipal Bonds Weekly Market Report: January 20

MunicipalBonds.com provides information regarding the performance of muni bonds for the past week...

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How to Choose the Right Muni Bond Ladder Fund

Municipal bonds are popular investments due to their government backing and tax incentives. In...

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Muni Investing: Funds vs. Bonds

Municipal bonds have been a stellar asset class over the past year. In fact, the iShares S&P...

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Municipal Bonds Weekly Market Report: January 12

MunicipalBonds.com provides information regarding the performance of muni bonds for the past week...

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Will Municipal Bonds Continue to Outperform in 2016?

Municipal bonds have been strong performers throughout 2015, leading all categories with total...

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Municipal Bonds Weekly Market Report: January 5

Last week being a holiday season, U.S. Treasury yields rose with good momentum whereas muni bonds...

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Top 3 Municipal Bond Fund Strategies for 2016

Municipal bonds have been strong performers this year, despite troubles in Detroit and Puerto...

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How and Why Are Municipal Bonds Graded?

The municipal market continues to have a solid tone so far and is expected to continue the same...

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Fed Hikes Rate but It's Still a Muni-Positive Market

With the hike in the Fed funds rate on December 16 due to strong economic growth in the U.S., and...

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Vanguard Launches Muni Bond Index Funds

Municipal bonds have been back in vogue since 2014 despite Puerto Rico’s ongoing debt crisis....

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Municipal Bonds Weekly Market Report: December 14

All major fixed-income sector yields fell last week, similar to Treasuries, with some exceptions...

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Municipal Bonds Weekly Market Report: December 8

  • Treasury yields declined initially at the start of the week but rose after Thursday.
  • On Friday,...
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What Is the White House’s Plan for Puerto Rico’s Debt?

The Puerto Rico debt crisis has dramatically worsened over the last few years. With 45% of the...

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Puerto Rico Taps Into Non-GO Bonds to Make $350M Bond Payment

Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla indicated that Puerto Rico would make good on its general...

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Municipal Bonds Weekly Market Report: December 1

  • Short-term U.S. Treasury yields were stable, while long-term yields declined last week.
  • The...
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Slowing Muni Offerings Could Increase Prices

Municipal bond sales are expected to decline over the next month, while the amount of redemptions...

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Municipal Bonds Weekly Market Report: November 24

• Last week US treasury yields were in a tight range without much movement, and continued to have...

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Are Target Date Muni Bond Funds Right for You?

Municipal bonds provide investors with tax-advantaged income that may be superior to other fixed...

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Municipal Bonds Weekly Market Report: November 17

• U.S. Treasury yields rose early last week but declined sharply on Friday, Nov. 13.
• Municipal...

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What Happens to Muni Bonds if the Fed Hikes Rates?

There’s no question the bond prices are susceptible to an interest rate hike, but there is some...

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Municipal Bonds Weekly Market Report: November 10

• The U.S. Treasury yields rose with a high probability of market pricing rate hike in December.
...

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Municipal Bonds: Tax Free Income, but Look Before You Jump

As with other bonds, municipal bonds are loans made by the bondholder to the issuer that are paid...

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Municipal Bonds Risk Management

The City of Detroit Bankruptcy

A crippling general obligation (GO) debt, the highest unemployment rate among major U.S. cities,...

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What Is a Dedicated Tax-Backed Municipal Debt?

A string of municipal bankruptcies following the 2008 financial crisis forced many investors to...

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The City of Stockton Bankruptcy

During the great recession of 2008, investors saw some of the biggest names in the private sector...