|Last Price$53.52||Day Change (%)-0.07%|
|Open Price$53.54||Day Change ($)-0.04|
|Day Range53.47–53.58||52-Week Range52.40–55.50|
As of Thu 3/5/2015 4:38:00 PM | USD
After a strong 2014, we're keeping an eye on interest rates and issuance, which could both creep higher and sting in 2015. Plus, two muni -fund picks worth a look today.
SPDR Nuveen Barclays Municipal Bond ETF offers a portfolio of high-quality muni bonds at a low cost and a relatively attractive tax-equivalent yield.
We serve up some solid ideas for taxable accounts among muni funds, tech stocks, MLPs, and core broad market ETFs.
Feb. 23-27: Our tips and picks for tax-sheltered and taxable accounts, tax-efficient portfolio planning, and saving taxes in retirement.
Fitch Rates and Affirms Preferred Shares of Western Municipal Closed End Funds
Our model portfolios are designed to facilitate in-retirement cash flows--and to limit Uncle Sam's take.
The Indianapolis Colts aren’t alone in their angst over deflation.
Vanguard Long-Term Tax-Exempt cautiously manages credit- and interest-rate risk while Western Asset Managed Municipals delves into mid-quality credits and actively manages duration.