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    What a Trump Presidency Means for Municipal Bonds

    After investors’ post-election U-turn, some tailwinds turned to headwinds for municipal bonds. Investors moved money out of bond funds amid expectations of a Fed rate hike.

    By VanEck
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    Must-know market update: Is Puerto Rico losing its salsero vibe?

    The charm of the island has been overshadowed with feelings of pessimism regarding the fiscally distressed state of the economy.

    By Surbhi Jain
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    How Are Muni Bonds Looking Currently?

    Opportunistic tax-loss selling, $46 billion in maturities and coupon payments, and constrained supplies in municipal bonds all point to one thing: the January Effect may be a “slam dunk.”

    By VanEck
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    Is There an Opportunity in a Muni Sell-Off?

    With their high yields, low prices, and tax-efficient returns, muni bonds (HYD) (ITM) could be available to investors at a dirt cheap rate in the coming months.

    By VanEck
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    Increased Muni Issues to Fund Infrastructure Spending

    The downfall for muni bonds (HYD) (ITM) (MLN) began in October 2016 after the muni market was flooded with new issues for state and local governments.

    By VanEck
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    Tax Reform Is Full of Unknowns

    President-elect Donald Trump’s tax reforms could bring cheers from taxpayers, but the tax bracket changes may not be well received by muni bond investors.

    By VanEck
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    Looming Uncertainty of Puerto Rico’s Debt Crisis

    Puerto Rico is currently in a meltdown mode. Over the past decade, it has accumulated $70.0 billion in public debt, which is close to 68.0% of its GDP.

    By VanEck
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    Attractive Relative Yields from Muni Bonds

    We believe recent municipal bond weakness is an opportunity to put money to work at lower prices than what we have seen for some time. High quality, triple-A rated municipal bonds with maturities between 13 to 23 years currently offer higher nominal yields than 10-year U.S. Treasuries, making them particularly attractive, as shown in the […]

    By VanEck
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    Food for Thought: Consider Municipal Bonds

    Many muni analysts and market participants maintain that the recent negative performance of muni bonds is unlikely to result in “taper tantrum-style” muni fund outflows, despite expectations of a Fed rate hike before year end. We believe that markets have already priced in a rate hike, given that U.S. Treasury futures reflect a 70% probability […]

    By VanEck
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    Attractive Relative Yields from Munis

    We believe recent municipal bond weakness is an opportunity to put money to work at lower prices than what we have seen for some time. High quality, triple-A rated municipal bonds with maturities between 13 to 23 years currently offer higher nominal yields than 10-year U.S. Treasuries, making them particularly attractive, as shown in the […]

    By VanEck
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    Food for Thought: Consider Investing in Municipal Bonds

    The biggest benefit of municipal bonds, or muni bonds (MUB) as they are more popularly known, is their extremely tax efficient nature.

    By VanEck
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