Here's How to Find Closed-End Bond Fund Bargains

Here's How to Find Closed-End Bond Fund Bargains

Closed-end fund investors seeking a good deal might want to dig into the unleveraged municipal bond arena.

Don't Get Spooked by Taxes; Look Now to Municipal Bonds Instead

Don't Get Spooked by Taxes; Look Now to Municipal Bonds Instead

Those who are seeking after-tax income shouldn't wait until April. Avoid tricky taxes with tax-exempt munis.

Muni Bonds Are Cheap Thanks to Excess Supply

Muni Bonds Are Cheap Thanks to Excess Supply

The presidential election outcome will have no effect on municipal bonds, says Ron Schwartz, portfolio manager for the RidgeWorth Seix Investment Grade Tax-Exempt Bond Fund.

Excess Supply Making Munis Cheap Ahead of Election

Excess Supply Making Munis Cheap Ahead of Election

The presidential election outcome will be mostly inconsequential for municipal bonds even if there is a short term knee jerk reaction should Trump win.

Clinton Victory Priced Into Stocks Says Natixis Strategist

Clinton Victory Priced Into Stocks Says Natixis Strategist

Don't expect a Clinton "relief rally" because the markets have considered her the favorite all along,

Fixed Income Investors Should Look at Munis, Investment Grade Debt

Fixed Income Investors Should Look at Munis, Investment Grade Debt

RBC Wealth Management's Craig Bishop likes corporate debt and munis, but avoids high yield.

3 Steps You Can Take to Make Your Investment Portfolio Election-Proof

3 Steps You Can Take to Make Your Investment Portfolio Election-Proof

Don't wait until November to election-proof your investment portfolio. Here are three steps you can take today.

Don't Overreact! Munis Will Hold Onto Their Gains

Don't Overreact! Munis Will Hold Onto Their Gains

Bonds have sold off in the past month sending yields higher. John Dillon of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management, said investors need not panic because munis will hold onto their gains.

Overseas Investors Boosting Muni Bond Market

Overseas Investors Boosting Muni Bond Market

Municipal bonds have regained their safe haven status as volatility returns to the stock and bond markets. They have also been getting a boost from yield-starved, go-anywhere overseas investors.

Don't Expect Muni Bonds to Fall this Autumn

Don't Expect Muni Bonds to Fall this Autumn

Municipal bond prices plateaued this summer after a year of slow and steady ascension, but that does not mean the good times are over