Summary: Mid-May munis coming back into demand as munis yields drop driving prices higher. However, Investment grade munis have still been outpaced from a YTD total return perspective by investment grade corporate bonds as concerns mount about the COVID-19 impact on state & local governments.
Summary: April reflected market volatility as the IHS Markit Municipal Analytics Curve steepened. High grade munis were outpaced from a total return perspective by high quality corporate bonds as concerns mount about the COVID-19 impact.
Summary: March 2020 markets push munis cheaper side relative to U.S. Treasuries yields.
Summary: Equity market volatility impacts munis as a risk-off asset class.
Summary: The Rieger Report® has initiated coverage on the relatively new Pacer TrendPilot® US Bond ETF (PTBD) which is a unique passive risk rotation strategy.
Summary: Munis move higher as risk-off market dynamics drive yields down.
Summary: Munis start 2020 inching richer once again as the market continues to ignore pension risks.
Summary: Assets move around quite a bit in NAsssets move around quite a bit in Novemberovember.
Summary: Munis get richer once again as the market continues to ignore pension risks.
Summary: Munis hold value on the short end and the very long end of the curve.