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How Have High Yield Bonds Reacted to the Fed’s March Policy?
Yields on high yield bonds, as measured by the BofA Merrill Lynch US High Yield Master II Effective Yield, have fallen since early March. They ended March 15 at 8.39%.
Inflows Continued into High-Yield Bond Funds, Yields Fell Sharply
Investor flows into high-yield bond funds were positive for the fifth week. Net inflows into high-yield bond funds totaled $1.7 billion in the week ending March 16.
MDC Partners Issued the Most Junk Bonds in the Week to March 18
MDC Partners (MDCA) offers marketing and communication network services. It issued dollar-denominated junk bonds worth $900 million on March 18.
High-Yield Bond Issuance Fell after the FOMC’s Dovish Statement
Last week brought the total US dollar-denominated issuance of high-yield debt to $24.3 billion in 2016 YTD. It’s 71.0% lower than the same period in 2015.
How Does MGIC Investment Compare to Its Peers?
The peers outperformed MGIC Investment based on the forward PE ratio. However, MGIC is way ahead of its peers based on the PBV ratio.
MGIC’s Revenue and Income Rose in 3Q15
MGIC Investment (MTG) has a market cap of $3.4 billion. After the earnings report in 3Q15, it rose by 4% to close at $10 per share as of October 15, 2015.
Outflows Continue in High-Yield Bond Funds: Week to June 19
Last week, investor flows in high-yield bond funds remained in negative territory for the second week in a row. They’ve witnessed inflows of $2.6 billion YTD.
Why did George Soros open a new position in Essent Group?
Essent Group Ltd. saw an IPO on October 31 2013 that raised $335 million. The company sold 19.7 million shares in the IPO at $17 per share.