Summary: Investment grade munis continue their march to the rich side relative to U.S. Treasuries, Corporate bonds and certificates of deposit.
Summary: Munis appear rich relative to other fixed income options. JR defines the trend.
Summary: Are munis a better option than CDs? The dynamics have shifted.
Summary: Munis have not performed as well as corporates but their yields also have not shown as much relative value v. U.S. Treasuries and corporate bonds as they have in the past.
Summary: JR rebalances the Rieger Report High Yield ETF Model Portfolio reducing exposure to corporate junk.
Summary: JR rebalances his municipal bond ETF model, moving more into shorter term high yield.
Summary: JR takes a harsh view of Senior loans and Junk Bonds.
Summary: JR dives into data on the growing municipal bond ETF market.
Summary: While this could be a treacherous time to invest in Senior Loans and JR is not advocating doing so he ranks the four largest senior loan ETFs based on current data.
Summary: JR dives into the just released S&P Index v. Active data for bond funds and it still doesn’t look good for active bond fund managers.