aleax

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Wed Jun 22

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Fri Jun 17

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aleax replied to the Bonds & Fixed Income Investments board. 2:43 PM

Re: Large amounts of $ going into munis

Not to mention this looming, unpriced, fiscal mess that has yet to be resolved in IL, NJ, and other states and locales.

I find it best to stay selective about what munis I buy. I do prefer funds (closed-end ones almost exclusively), [more]

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aleax replied to the Bonds & Fixed Income Investments board. 2:38 PM

Re: yields at 200 year lows and dividends

The only other alternative would be to flee to cash, keep powder dry and wait for better days (Not what I'm doing, btw).

Me, I haven't been "fleeing" to cash -- but I've trimmed several exposures and closed out a [more]

Mon Jun 13

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Mon May 30

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Fri May 27

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Sun May 22

Pro Boards Post

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Wed May 18

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Mon May 16

One Boards Post

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Sun May 15

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aleax replied to the Bonds & Fixed Income Investments board. 12:03 PM

Re: other income, NLY-A

So...it seems cumulative, qualified, high dividend, price below par are the desired attributes for a preferred issue. Name some?

Inevitably, any preferred stock trading in such conditions will be one issued by a company that the [more]

Wed May 11

Inside Value Boards Post

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Income Investor Boards Post

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Options Boards Post

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