Fixed Income

Puerto Rico's Bond Woes Grow Real Money Pro($)

It's dicey, but not hopeless.
Keep an eye on two-year notes; you'll see the yields going up.
What's our next step for the TLT?
We could see a hike if the current pace is sustained.
The purpose of a bond fund isn't primarily to make money.
As rates rise, the chatter will turn to surplus, rather than shortage of bonds.

Puerto Rico's Bond Blowback Real Money Pro($)

Puerto Rico's actions will likely cement the legalistic view of how municipal debt is treated.
If these are the best, what do the worst look like?
The market has bent, but not once did it break.
More data on inflation are needed, but it's likely the Fed will raise interest rates.

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