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  1. From Barron’s, May 4, 2015 (Part 2)


    Sat, 2 May 2015

    industry. The M&A boom hasn’t peaked yet, and the market peaks about 8 months after the M&A peak. Pg 12-13: PIMCO has hired Bernanke as an advisor [ he is already at Brookings, Citadel, and the speaking fees are extra. He won’t be the poorest Fed Chair ..... their P/Es remain sky high; programmatic ad buying is having adverse impact on them; pg 27]. Pg 29: Steve Czepiel of HY muni CXHYX operates in the zone just above and below investment-grade munis. He evaluates revenue-bonds and unrated-bonds carefully

  2. Muni CEF 12-month alpha


    Fri, 1 May 2015

    iShares Muni ETF (MUB). 183 of 187 muni CEFs beat the ETF on a risk adjusted basis ..... spots for alpha were largely filled by PIMCO with all 9 of its muni CEFs having alpha in excess of 7%. Alpha ..... consistenly get all its funds in the top 20 like PIMCO . The second highest alpha went to Western ..... public forum. However, given that all muni CEF except the four term trusts outperformed

  3. Cream of the Crop: Our Favorite Funds in All Flavors

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    Thu, 9 Apr 2015

    the fixed-income markets. I know [ PIMCO Total Return (PTTRX)] was one where ..... to manage tax efficiency. Certainly, muni 's, which Sarah knows well, but also ..... want to make a really contrarian bet, PIMCO All Asset All Authority (PAUAX), Rob ..... Global Minimum Volatility (VMVFX), PIMCO Foreign Bond (USD-Hedged) (PFORX

    MUNI found at 12:32

    some great tools in their tool kit to manage tax efficiency. Certainly, muni's , which Sarah knows well, but also on the equity side, looking at exchange-traded funds, looking at traditional index funds--especially Vanguard's because Vanguard
  4. Bucket Portfolios for Retirement Income: Step by Step

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    Wed, 8 Apr 2015

    6% on Intermediate Treasury Bonds. Muni bonds, you may be able to earn a little ..... funds. In this case, I've used the PIMCO -managed [TICKER:HABDX] Harbor Bond ..... getting from readers as well about the PIMCO funds and the PIMCO ETFs in your bucket

    MUNI found at 3:52

    for an even lower yield, currently about 1.6% on Intermediate Treasury Bonds. Muni bonds, you may be able to earn a little bit more, but they've had a tremendous rally, so yields are way down
  5. Why You Should Invest With Managers Who Eat Their Own Cooking


    Tue, 31 Mar 2015

    but like the figures for sector funds and taxable-bond funds, the limited amount of data leads me to avoid conclusions. Muni funds in which managers invested more than $1 million had an 80% success rate, but that comes from a mere five funds ..... fund. The three came on board when TCW bought MetWest to take over in the wake of its messy divorce from Jeffrey Gundlach. PIMCO Total Return PTTRX Speaking of messy divorces, Mihir Worah and Scott Mather quickly invested more than $1 million in this fund

  6. Updating Watch List -- Hmmmm....


    Sun, 8 Feb 2015

    at candidate muni replacements for sold muni CEFs NEV, PML, and VKI. Feeling pretty ..... didn't realize 1) how low alternative muni CEF's had dropped (thanks to appreciation) or 2) how few competitively yielding muni CEFs are failing to earn their distributions ..... and sadly came up with all the usual PIMCO suspects (that in aggregate IMO just

  7. Check my understanding - muni earned income, re PML


    Wed, 21 Jan 2015

    From the PIMCO website for PML (except I added the dates): PML, NII = $0.47, UNII= $0.47(1), Distribution = $0.065000, Current

  8. PMF


    Tue, 20 Jan 2015

    I am not biased, my next idea is the Pimco Municipal Income fund [PMF]. It is ..... this fund. Since inception in 2001, Pimco Municipal Income has maintained its dividend ..... and it is tax-free. Typically, muni bonds are yielding 2%, 3%. 4%. The ..... because like most closed-end funds, Pimco Municipal Income uses leverage. Leverage

  9. Tactics for Combating Low Bond Yields


    Sun, 4 Jan 2015

    My fixed portion includes long-term muni bonds bought in 2009 paying 5%, preferreds ..... limited partnerships generating 7%, and muni closed-end funds with 6% dividends." Intruder went on, "MLPs and muni closed-end funds are tax efficient investments

  10. The Year in Bond Funds


    Tue, 30 Dec 2014

    Bill Gross was still synonymous with PIMCO Total Return PTTRX, which, despite some ..... stories in bond fund land from 2014. The PIMCO Saga and the Reshuffling of the Intermediate ..... Bond Category Bill Gross' departure from PIMCO and from the helm of the once-largest

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