Summary: Inflation expectations drives investor sentiment.
Summary: Demand for tax-exempt munis continues to hold yields low.
Summary: Municipal bond yields continue to fall as the prospect of higher taxes drives demand.
Summary: Risk is back on and inflation worries continue to be reflected in fund flows.
Summary: Bond ETFs continue to show massive shifts as investors reallocate across the fixed income spectrum.
Summary: Tax driven demand for munis hold yields down while taxable bond yields rise.
Summary: JR dives into the current state of the growing municipal bond ETF marketplace which now represents approximately 6% of the muni mutual fund and ETF combined assets.
Summary: The yield curve steepened and as a result AA rated municipal bonds have now moved into relatively cheap territory.
Summary: Bond ETFs assets slip modestly in February but that doesn’t reflect the massive shift underway in assets within the category.
Summary: Investment grade muni prices rise as relentless demand for tax-exempt bonds continues. The curve did steepen on the long end but not as much as corporate bond yields.