Given the good returns in 2014, muni investors may expect continued success in 2015. Peter Hayes weighs in on how investors should manage their expectations and avoid pitfalls.
Peter Hayes shares his thoughts on what investors should expect from the municipal bonds market in the year ahead.
January represented a seamless continuation of 2014, but February brought more of what BlackRock s muni team expects in 2015: greater rate volatility and uneven returns.
California, home of Hollywood and blockbuster storylines, is directing a comeback story of its own. Peter Hayes and Jack Erbeck of the BlackRock Municipals Team offer an analysis and highlight areas of investment opportunity.
The municipal bond market posted a return above 9% in 2014, as the stars aligned in spectacular fashion for the asset class. Peter Hayes, Head of the BlackRock Municipal Bonds Group, offers his outlook for 2015.
In today's low-yield environment, many muni investors get creative in their search for yield. Peter Hayes explains why it is so important to consider credit quality.
Given the strong returns munis have provided in the past year, Peter Hayes examines two questions to consider when thinking about future performance.
Peter Hayes offers his outlook for high-yield municipal bonds, considering implications both for new and current high-yield investors.
With quantitative easing expected to end in the near future, Peter Hayes explains his view on how changing market conditions will impact municipals.
Given municipals' strong returns so far in 2014, many investors are wondering where the asset class will go from here. Peter Hayes offers strategies that muni investors should consider today.