• / Free eNewsletters & Magazine
  • / My Account
Home>Low Supply Surprises, Supports Muni Performance

Low Supply Surprises, Supports Muni Performance

Perspectives Content Submission

Fri, 5 Oct 2012

Highlights New municipal issuance was unexpectedly muted in September, a factor that supported market performance as demand remained robust. Municipals took directional cues from the broader rates market, but once again managed to outperform US Treasuries. A focus on income and capital preservation

Related Videos

  1. Keep an Eye on Muni Calls

    As the Fed intends to keep interest rates low for the next few years, muni -CEF investors should maintain a close watch on their funds' call exposure.

  2. Don't Write Off Munis Out of Hand

    Munis have faced both interest rate and credit risk pressures, but at current levels, this varied asset class is worth considering, especially for those in higher tax brackets, say Morningstar's Candice Lee and Eric Jacobson.

  3. Experts Answer Your Retirement Questions

    Financial planner Mark Balasa and Morningstar's Christine Benz and David Blanchett tackled viewers' most pressing retirement questions, from determining savings rates and income needs to planning for Social Security and maximizing retirement accounts.

Upcoming Events

©2014 Morningstar Advisor. All right reserved.