Elements of the tax changes could dampen some demand, but overall the market isn't predicting disaster for municipal bonds.
Silver-rated Eaton Vance Income Fund of Boston uses a macro overlay to dampen portfolio volatility as part of its effective process.
THE SHORT ANSWER
The 'right' bond exposure--from a credit and duration standpoint--depends on your circumstances and portfolio.
Bond Fund Investing
02-21-2018 15:33:47 PM ET
The minutes from the January 30-31 FOMC meeting were released today (February 21). It would be a mistake to put a hard spin on them as being either dovish or hawkish. What they were was typical. That is, they provided a little something for anyone aiming to put a spin on the Fed's view o...
The Market at 15:21 ET10-Year: +13/32…2.871…EUR/USD: 1.2296USD/JPY: 106.71
Treasury Market Stands Its Ground
- -- Treasuries look to turn positive for the week
- -- Four Fed speakers on tap: New York Fed President (permanent voter) William Dudley at 10:15 ET; Boston Fed President (alternate voter) Eric Rosengren at 10:15 ET; Cleveland Fed President (FOMC voter) Loretta Mester at 13:30 ET; and San Francisco Fed President (FOMC voter) John Williams at 15:40 ET
02-15-2018 15:48:01 PM ET
The Week in Review/Week Ahead
Ar inflation concerns ebbing? Maybe not, but the flow of inflation concerns might be. What makes us think so? The Consumer Price Index (CPI) and Producer Price Index (PPI) reports for Jan...