Summary: A summer slowdown is seen in the municipal bond market as yields remain range bound.
Summary: JR calculates taxable equivalent yields of high-grade municipal bond proxies and relates them to the US corporate bond market.
Summary: At the mid-year mark, JR discusses what he likes and doesn’t like about the municipal bond market v. the U.S. Treasury bond and corporate bond markets.
Summary: JR identifies where munis appear rich relative to corporate and treasury bonds.
Summary: JR identifies where high-quality municipal bonds have gotten rich relative to U.S. Treasury bonds and high-quality corporate bonds.
Summary: JR identifies the points of the curve where munis have retained their value relative to U.S. treasury and corporate bonds.
Summary: JR identifies the longer end of the curve has good value for municipal investors.
Summary: Graphs showing AA municipal bond yields v. U.S. Treasury and the S&P Investment Grade Corporate Bond Index yields.