Natl Muni Bond Ishares ETF (NY: MUB )
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Investors have generally witnessed a recent rise in the yields of municipal bonds, as prices of U.S. government notes have fallen amid a rosier risk-taking backdrop.
U.S. Muni Market: Supply Surge Set To Keep Muni Costs Manageable
November 04, 2019
Municipal bond investors have been generally challenged by wild swings in U.S. interest rates, as global headwinds have fluctuated and developments in the domestic economy have sent mixed signals.
Sector Buy/Sell Signals – Week Of October 28th
October 28, 2019
Market momentum is beginning to shift away from U.S. equities and towards international equities. Emerging markets, in particular, are looking attractive as the falling dollar has fueled gains.
Optimism about U.S.-China trade talks appeared Monday to outweigh signs of heightened downside risks to the domestic and global economy, reigniting the upbeat risk-taking mood in the financial...
U.S. Muni Market: Munis Hold Tight As Interest Rates Spike
October 14, 2019
Interest rate risk will generally continue to confound municipal bond investors in the week ahead, amid uncertainties over U.S.-China trade negotiations, along with several other intensifying global...
U.S. Muni Market: Demand Undeterred By US - China Trade Talks
October 08, 2019
Municipal bond investors will generally continue to contend with interest rate risk in the week ahead, amid uncertainties over U.S.-China trade negotiations, as well as the near-term path of monetary...
U.S. Muni Market: Buyers Pinned To Uncertain Rate Path
September 30, 2019
Uncertainties over the path of U.S. monetary policy may throw a wrench into investors’ demand for municipal bonds in the week ahead, despite recent interest rate stability.
Interesting MUB Put And Call Options For May 2020
September 24, 2019
Investors in iShares Trust - iShares National Muni Bond ETF (MUB) saw new options become available this week, for the May 2020 expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option...
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U.S. Muni Market: Market Loses Some Luster As Rates Gyrate
September 23, 2019
While U.S. municipal bond issuance has generally faced pressure from the effects of geopolitical headwinds and slowing global growth, demand for the asset class has remained intact.
U.S. Muni Market: Munis Caught In Crossfire Of Interest Rate Volatility
September 17, 2019
Issuers of U.S. municipal bonds continue to benefit from ultra-low interest rates, while bondholders recover from recent losses.
Are Bond ETFs Safe If The Bond Bubble Bursts?
September 17, 2019
Given the recent bond-market rally and the incredibly low rates on bonds generally, the time may be right to hedge against the risk that rising rates pose to traditional bond ETFs.
U.S. Muni Market: Capital Rule Change Could Spur Bigger Grab For Munis
September 05, 2019
While investors in the U.S. municipal bond market continue to benefit from healthy supply and demand dynamics, interest in the asset class may soon increase amid higher regulatory capital...
Bullish? Bearish? It's Perplexing, Says The VIX
September 03, 2019
The market is rangebound and in need of resolving this consolidation period. Nonetheless, pullbacks breed opportunity in an easing rate environment.
U.S. Muni Market: Shields Holding On Supply-Demand Dynamics
August 27, 2019
The U.S. municipal bond market continues to shield itself from volatility, as global uncertainties over cross-border trade and monetary policy have recently intensified.
U.S. Muni Market: Decent Demand Continues Despite Volatility
August 21, 2019
The U.S. municipal bond market generally continues to attract investor interest, with limited new supply luring buyers to the yield offered in the primary market.
Capital Markets Make Shaky Attempt to Recover Losses
August 15, 2019
The Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 are up about 0.25% Thursday , while the Nasdaq is still negative and holding markets back, as they are making an attempt to stabilize after the carnage...
Another wave of buying in the U.S. government-bond market pushed the yield on the 30-year Treasury note to a record low on Wednesday, the most recent indication of heightening economic stress as...
U.S. Muni Market: Chesapeake Bay Bridge & Tunnel To Sell New ‘BBB’ BANs As Investors Dig For Yield
August 12, 2019
The U.S. municipal bond market has remained resilient to recent market volatility, with new supply continuing to flow through the pipes amid still-healthy demand.
The U.S. Week Ahead (Aug 12-16): The Muni Market – San Francisco Airport’s US$1.2bn Revenue Bond To Take Flight
August 05, 2019
The San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is taxiing the tarmac with more than US$1.2bn worth of revenue bonds, as new supply in the U.S. municipal bond market is set to lift off.
Municipal Bond ETFs Still Have Receptive Audiences
August 01, 2019
The iShares National Muni Bond ETF ( MUB A+ ) is up nearly 6% year-to-date and some market observers believe municipal bonds can continue delivering upside in the second half of 2019 and that demand...
Municipal Bond ETFs Still Have Receptive Audiences
July 31, 2019
The iShares National Muni Bond ETF (NYSEArca: MUB) is up nearly 6% year-to-date and some market observers believe municipal bonds can continue delivering upside in the second half of 2019 and that...
If investors haven’t already been allocating a portion of their fixed income portfolio to municipal bonds, now is the time to get that necessary exposure via exchange-traded funds (ETFs). A Visual...
The Case for Muni Bond ETFs in Second Half of 2019
July 30, 2019
Fixed income has seen a number of record flows this year into exchange-traded funds (ETFs) as investors look to gain core bond exposure as a more dovish central bank looks to cute interest rates this...
Offerings of municipal bonds are set to ramp up in the week ahead, highlighted by US$1.5bn worth of New York City general obligation (GO) bonds.
Demand for Muni Bond ETFs Is on the Rise
July 18, 2019
Municipal bonds and related ETFs have been riding on high momentum, strengthening on a broad surge in demand for attractively yielding debt and dip in borrowing by state and local governments. Over the...
Supply in the U.S. municipal bond market is set to tick higher in the week ahead, as demand remains ripe for tax-exempt issuance.
The New York City Municipal Water Authority is poised to price around US$450m worth of revenue bonds, as investors continue to swallow-up public debt deals.
Investors Loved Munis During the Month of May
June 13, 2019
The municipal bond space represents a specific corner of the bond market that has its own nuances to be wary of, such as costs and tracking errors. During the month of May, investors were willing to...
Exploring the MUB ETF for Municipal Bond Income
June 11, 2019
While the stock market has been on a tear over the last week or so, some investors are still understandably reluctant to jump back into the market. For those investors with a more conservative bent,...