Summary: JR looks at the high yield bond market and says “no” to individual bonds.
Summary: JR compares the dominant junk bond ETF (JNK) to an upstart (HYLV) and their very different approaches to the junk bond markets.
Date of production: September 18, 2019
Summary: JR compares and contrasts two junk bond ETFs: JNK & HYLV.
Summary: Municipal Bonds are in high demand and low supply. JR Rieger of The Rieger Report weighs in on which segments of the muni market have been performing well, gives us an overview of insured munis, and compares the risk of high yield munis to junk corporate bonds.
Date of production: July, 2019
Summary: JR stands pat on the high yield ETF model portfolio allocations for the 3rd quarter of 2019. Muni allocation remain 60% v. 40% allocation toward corporate junk bonds.
Summary: JR reviews his current stance on high yield corporate bonds.
Date of production: March 20, 2019
Summary: JR takes a harsh view of Senior loans and Junk Bonds.
Summary:Important data was recently released by S&P Dow Jones Indices on mutual fund performance persistence. JR looks at the fixed income fund data and it is stunningly bad for bond funds.
Date of production: December 19, 2018
Summary: In these times of market volatility JR introduces the Rieger Report High Yield ETF model portfolio allocations for the first quarter of 2019.
Date of production: December 10, 2018
Summary: JR reviews the latest S&P Index v. Active report and for bond funds the data isn’t pretty.
Date of production: November 1, 2018