Natl Muni Bond Ishares ETF (NY: MUB )
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33 Muni Bond ETFs to Augment Income Generation
May 13, 2016
Municipal debt and bond-related exchange traded funds have been used as a relatively stable fixed-income stream for many investment portfolios. Since muni bond interest is exempt from federal taxes,...
A Bond ETF Idea For The Second Half
May 09, 2016
Among the fixed income exchange-traded funds that find themselves in the sweet spot thanks to the Federal Reserve consistently passing ...
Are You Considering “Sell In May, Go Away?”
May 05, 2016
One of the signs that a stock market may be transitioning from a bull to a bear? Participants dismiss exorbitant valuations, cast aside disturbing shifts in technical trends, disregard economic...
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Puerto Rico was set to default on payments Monday, but fixed-income investors continue to pile into municipal bonds and related exchange traded funds, driving the market higher. The commonwealth was...
iShares National Muni Bond ETF Experiences Big Inflow
April 20, 2016
Symbols mentioned in this story: MUB Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ''shares'' investors are actually buying and selling ''units''. These ''units'' can be traded...
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Another Reason To Like Municipal Bond ETFs
April 11, 2016
One thing fixed income investors have heard plenty about for over a year now is the impact of low oil prices on the high-yield bond ...
Low Yields Haven’t Deterred Muni Bond ETF Investors
March 29, 2016
Municipal bond exchange traded funds could continue to strengthen in the month ahead as supply falls off with muni debt sales set to decline and the amount of redemptions and maturing debt on the rise....
Investors Like These Bond ETFs, Too
March 23, 2016
Investors are loving fixed income exchange traded funds this year. An oft-mentioned anecdote in this space has been that six of this ...
Trying To Cure The Wrong Disease
March 05, 2016
As the Wall Street Journal headline says, are municipal bonds “Safe or Hard to Sell?” For financial regulation, that’s the wrong question, because this should be an asset-liability management problem.
The Daily Shot And Data - February 22, 2016
February 22, 2016
Cost of shelter continues to grow at over 3% per year - an unwelcome development given the modest wage growth. Inflation in January surprised to the upside, with the core CPI now firmly above 2%.
50-Year Low Yields Aren’t Scaring Off Muni ETF Investors
February 17, 2016
Municipal debt yields are back to a half-century low, but muni bond exchange traded fund investors have not been dissuaded by the prospect of ultra-low payouts. Yields for muni debt securities are back...
5 ETFs For Portfolio Safety, Stability And Diversification
February 14, 2016
In the current uncertain market environment, it would be better for investors to focus on capital preservation. Below are some ETFs that will not only provide stability and diversification to your...
Touring Wealthfront's Efficient Frontier
January 29, 2016
Normally, we think of frontiers as boundaries that mark and often regulate our passage from one realm to another. In finance, though, the one frontier worth mentioning – the Efficient Frontier – isn’t...
Evaluating The Wealthfront And Betterment Portfolios
January 29, 2016
Wealthfront and Betterment put a lot of effort into raising money, back office and web development, and of course, marketing. Product however, does not seem to have gotten much love.
January 24, 2016
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Why Good News And Bad News Are Not Helping Stocks Anymore
January 20, 2016
Since the Great Recession’s inception, whenever the stock market dropped like a steel anvil or the U.S. economy showed signs of weakness, the Federal Reserve acted to inspire investor confidence.
Finding Value In Municipal Bond ETFs
January 20, 2016
Although the Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the first time in almost decade last month and plenty of pundits believe multiple ...
The 1% And The Bond Market
January 18, 2016
With the bond market confounding forecasters and prognosticators once again, I thought I delve into one of the more mysterious reasons why the bond market keeps going from strength to strength.
Time To Extract Value From CEF Investment Recommendation
January 13, 2016
Due to our concern over the potential for spread widening and weakened prospects for further discount normalization we are recommending that investors sell LEO (Dreyfus Strategic Municipal Fund) as the...
Why We Are All Now Oil Traders
January 11, 2016
The world is currently consuming about 92 million barrels a day of Texas tea, or 33.6 billion barrels a year. Buy a barrel of crude, and you get three for free!
Muni ETFs Time to Shine
January 05, 2016
As people digest the changing Federal Reserve outlook, fixed-income investors may want to hold onto their municipal debt and bond-related exchange traded fund positions. “One area of the U.S. bond...
Shares of iShares S&P National Municipal Bond Fund Down on Above Average Volume, Moving Against Trend (MUB)
January 04, 2016
Shares of iShares S&P National Municipal Bond Fund are trading down 0.1% to $110.65 today on above average volume. About 551,000 shares have been traded today, as compared to...
Municipal Bond ETFs Could Continue to Outperform
December 23, 2015
Municipal debt and bond-related exchange traded funds have been outperforming Treasuries and could maintain their momentum ahead as more investors turn to the relatively stable and strong asset. “The...
Muni Bond ETFs Still Attractive
December 19, 2015
MUB’s now trading at the $110 level. The long-term charts point to a technical objective of $140. With a tax-free current yield of 2.5 percent and a duration of 6.3 years, MUB seems like a pretty good...
Shares of iShares S&P National Municipal Bond Fund are trading today in above average volume, with the share price rising 0.1% to $110.31. Approximately 684,000 shares have changed hands...
iShares S&P National Municipal Bond Fund Trading Lower on Heavy Volume, Inline With Overall Trend (MUB)
December 01, 2015
The price of iShares S&P National Municipal Bond Fund shares has slipped to $109.99 (a 0.0% change) on heavy trading volume. About 396,000 shares have been traded today, as...
How to Pick ETFs as Fee War Heats Up
November 24, 2015
As exchange traded fund providers fuel an ongoing fee war in an attempt to one-up each other to attract assets, investors should look beyond expense ratios and consider other factors that make an ETF...
Muni ETFs Could See a Flood of new Issuance
November 13, 2015
Though municipal bonds and the exchange traded funds that hold that debt are viewed as potentially vulnerable to potential changes in Federal Reserve interest rate policy, these funds have remained...
Bond ETF Strategy for a Rising Rate Environment
November 12, 2015
As the markets prepare for a rising interest rate environment, bond exchange traded fund investors may turn to more defensive strategies to prop up performance and mitigate rate risks. Charles Schwab...