Natl Muni Bond Ishares ETF (NY: MUB )
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ETFs for a Deflationary Period
January 12, 2015
As a closely watched gauge for inflation declined to a 14-year low, investors can adjust for a deflationary environment with certain assets and exchange traded funds. During deflationary periods, cash...
The market has spoken on bond yields
January 06, 2015
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Proof Positive That U.S. Stock ETFs Are Not The Only Place To Be
January 06, 2015
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Increased State Debt Issuance Could Pressure Muni ETFs
January 06, 2015
The shrinking municipal bonds market helped munis-related exchange traded funds outperform in the fixed-income space in 2014. However, the favorable supply and demand dynamics may be about to change...
Municipal Bond Market Heats Up
December 31, 2014
Bond investors are gearing up for what should be an interesting year for fixed income markets. In 2015 diverging monetary policies from around the globe will drive bond markets. In the U.S., however,...
Build America Bond ETFs Lead in Munis Market
December 29, 2014
Municipal bonds have surprised this year, rallying for 10 consecutive months through October, and Build America Bond exchange traded funds are putting the rest of the munis market to shame....
Are The Media Exaggerating The Bull Market
December 17, 2014
Since 2011, however, all you hear about is the Dow, the S&P and the NASDAQ. Is the current broadcasting a function of American ethnocentrism?
From Blogs - TalkMarkets
Muni Bonds, ETFs Near Cheapest Level to Treasuries This Year
December 16, 2014
With volatility fueling demand for safe-haven assets, municipal bonds and related exchange traded funds are trading around their cheapest relative to Treasuries this year. For instance, the iShares...
Don't Overlook Municipal Bonds
December 12, 2014
The iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond (ETF) (NYSE: TLT) hit a new two-year closing high this week, as money continues to flow into ...
Muni ETFs Could Maintain Strength Going Into 2015
December 03, 2014
The stubbornly low interest rate environment has helped bond exchange traded funds some of the most attractive investments this year. However, with most areas of the fixed-income market fully priced,...
Potential Moves To Make With Bonds Going Into 2015
December 01, 2014
Bonds have had a very good 2014 as the 10 year treasury yield decreased from 3.0 percent on January 1 to a current yield of around ...
Muni ETFs Look Cheap Compared to Treasuries
November 17, 2014
After its first monthly decline of the year, the municipal bonds market and related exchange traded funds are now trading at their cheapest relative to Treasuries in nine months. The iShares National...
Why an ETF May Make Sense for Munis Exposure
November 17, 2014
When looking into the municipal bond market, fixed-income investors may be better off with a muni bond exchange traded fund, instead of trading individual debt securities. Brokers typically mark up the...
Ratings Upgrade Makes California Muni ETFs a Safer Play
November 14, 2014
Standard & Poor’s recently upgraded California’s credit rating to A+, the state’s fourth upgrade in the past two years, bolstering the state-specific municipal bond exchange traded funds’ status as a...
Muni Bond ETFs May Still Ride Tailwinds
November 07, 2014
The municipal bond market and related exchange traded funds will continue to benefit from the supply-demand but investors could see short-term volatility from default speculation, notably in Puerto...
Muni Bond ETFs: Considerations & Factors to Watch
November 05, 2014
Municipal bond exchange traded funds have been among the best performing fixed-income assets this year. For those who are thinking about a shift over to munis now, there are some factors to considers....
Elections Season Could Shake Up Muni ETFs
October 28, 2014
The municipal bond market, along with related exchange traded funds, have been steadily strengthening as austerity across local governments keeps supply low, but midterm elections could affect the...
Rising Supply Could Pressure Muni Bond ETF Gains
October 21, 2014
Fixed-income investors should moderate their municipal bond exchange traded fund outlook after an unprecedented nine consecutive months of gains pushed benchmark yields below two percent and states...
Time to Temper Your Municipal Bond ETF Expectations
October 17, 2014
After posting one of their best annual gains since 2011, municipal debt securities, along with related exchange traded funds, may begin to slow down. The iShares National AMT-Free Muni Bond ETF...
Skittish Investors Turn to Safe-Haven Government Bonds, ETFs
October 15, 2014
Government bond exchange traded funds jumped Wednesday as benchmark 10-year yields on U.S. Treasuries and municipal debt securities dipped below 2% for the first time in over a year. The iShares 7-10...
Muni Bond ETFs Maintain Strong Fundamentals
October 13, 2014
Tax incentives and a shrinking supply of new debt issuance help municipal bond exchange traded funds march higher, with muni yields falling to a 16-month low. The iShares National AMT-Free Muni Bond...
Rising State Spending Could Hinder Muni ETF Rally
September 18, 2014
Slowing down the rally in municipal bond exchange traded funds, the muni market expanded last quarter for the first time in over a year, with issuers from California to New York set to sell billions in...
Strong Finances Boost Appeal of California Muni ETFs
September 11, 2014
California municipal bond exchange traded funds look like a stable and reliable source of income as fiscally responsible policies keep the most-indebted state on a path toward further ratings upgrades....
Frugal Communities Keep Debt Low, Rally in Muni ETFs Going
September 08, 2014
Many cities, burned by poor spending habits in the financial crisis, have hunkered down and only finance essential services, fueling a tight supply in the municipal bonds market and supporting...
Noteworthy ETF Inflows: MUB
August 29, 2014
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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Muni ETFs: New Regulation Could Sap Bank Demand
August 27, 2014
As regulators are set to approve a new rule to exclude municipal debt from a group of easily liquidated assets that banks can use in a credit crunch, muni bonds, along with related exchange traded...
Is It Time To Sell Out Of Longer Term Municipal Bonds?
August 19, 2014
Longer term municipal bonds with maturities of around 15 years to 25 years looked very attractive at the beginning of the year as they ...
Muni ETFs Supported by Lowest New Issuance Since 2001
August 01, 2014
Despite the Puerto Rico debt restructuring concerns, municipal bond exchange traded funds could still advance as new issuance falls to a 13 year low. Over the past month, the iShares National AMT-Free...
New York Muni ETFs Look Even Safer
July 23, 2014
Standard & Poor’s ratings agency upgraded New York’s credit rating to the second-highest investment grade level, the state’s highest rating since 1972. Investors interested in gaining exposure to the...
Muni ETFs Look Cheap After Puerto Rico Induced Sell Off
July 11, 2014
Municipal bonds, along with related exchange traded funds, are trading at their deepest discount to U.S. Treasuries in four months after another round of debt concerns over Puerto Rico’s finances...