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Municipal Bonds Are the Ballast to Equity Risk
Historically, investment-grade and high-yield municipal bonds (MUB) have a very low correlation with most other asset classes.
Why Municipal Bonds Are Immune to Market Volatility
Generally, municipal bonds (SUB) are immune to market volatility, thus providing considerable support to a portfolio.
Yield Is the Workhorse of Municipal Bond Returns
Over the years, average returns from municipal bonds (CMF) are in line with the broader index. They outperformed in some years and underperformed in others.
Are Municipal Bonds Really for Me?
Municipal bonds (MUB) have provided an excellent return in the past year. The returns are even better if we account for their tax benefits.
Why Municipal Bonds Correlate Very Little with Other Asset Classes
An investment in municipal bonds means investing at home. Munis are issued by U.S. states and their political subdivisions only.
Why Municipal Bonds Offer Decent Income without Excessive Risk
Are you struggling to derive decent income without indecent risk from your investments? One perfectly “decent” solution: municipal bonds.
Municipal Bonds Offer a Compelling Counterbalance to Equity Risk
Peter Hayes continues our Feeling Taxed? series with a look at how tax-exempt municipal bonds provide attractive relative income without an unsavory level of risk.
Unique opportunities for investors given new monetary policy outlook
I’ve discussed on The Blog how an investor can think of the federal funds rate and QE as a gas pedal. Sometimes it’s good to ease off a bit to limit the pace of acceleration.