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Fixed Income
July 27 2021
Markets/Economy . Fixed Income .
Video Finding favor again
July 28 2021

Valuations suggest it's time to consider dividend stocks.

July 29 2021
Monetary Policy . Fixed Income .
Article Talking taper, but not much else
July 28 2021

While curtailing bond purchases were discussed, the FOMC today offered little additional insight.

July 27 2021
Markets/Economy . Fixed Income .
Video Is another taper tantrum possible?
July 27 2021

Bond markets can look to precedent for reassurance

July 19 2021
Fixed Income . Markets/Economy .
Article Muni story remains a good one
July 19 2021

Improving credit dynamics and rising demand make for solid 1-2 punch.

July 13 2021
Inflation . Markets/Economy .
White Paper Inflation is here June 21 2021

What should investors do?

July 9 2021
Inflation . Interest Rates .
Article What's (not) up with long-term yields?
June 8 2021

They continue to confound as growth surges and prices accelerate.

June 4 2021
Fixed Income . Markets/Economy .
Article High-yield fundamentals remain solid
May 18 2021

Asset class continues to offer investors favorable relative returns.

May 24 2021
Markets/Economy . Fixed Income .
Article Housing is not in a bubble
May 4 2021

A decade of disinvestment is causing affordability issues, not rampant speculation.

April 29 2021
Fixed Income . Politics .
Video How might Biden’s infrastructure plan affect munis?
April 29 2021

The municipal bond market stands to benefit from many of its components.

April 23 2021
Fixed Income . Politics .
Video How the Biden administration might impact munis
April 23 2021

Higher taxes should be good for higher value municipal bonds.

May 21 2021
Liquidity . Fixed Income .
Podcast Opportunities across the yield curve


April 21 2021

What’s the impact of new stimulus on the market and consumer?

April 16 2021
Fixed Income . Politics .
Video What does the American Rescue Plan mean for munis?
April 16 2021

New stimulus should be a tailwind for relative performance.

April 23 2021
Fixed Income . Interest Rates .
Article There's more than one way to generate alpha
April 7 2021

Rate strategies lead the way for bonds in challenging first quarter.

March 23 2021
Fixed Income . Interest Rates .
Article Strong tailwinds for high yield but ride may be bumpy
March 23 2021

A strengthening economy should smooth rising-rate headwinds.

March 29 2021
Fixed Income . Interest Rates .
Article Bond land far from homogeneous
March 22 2021

Rising yields mean different things for different sectors of the market.

April 7 2021
Interest Rates . Fixed Income .
Article The Fed is watching MORE than rates
March 18 2021

And broader markets are not sounding alarms.

May 21 2021
Equity . Inflation .
Article Escape velocity
March 12 2021

Yields are rising for the right reasons.

March 1 2021
Politics . Markets/Economy .
Article Far from over
March 1 2021

Now it's the Senate's turn to shape the Covid relief bill.

February 26 2021
Equity . Fixed Income .
Article Bubble bath
February 26 2021

There may be tiny bubbles but this is not the year 2000.

February 25 2021
Fixed Income . Markets/Economy .
Article Be vigilant and watch for vigilantes
February 17 2021

Inflation shouldn't be disruptive this year, but watch for surprises to the upside.

February 12 2021
2021 Outlook . Equity .
Infographic 2021 outlook February 16 2021

A return to normalcy and opportunities.

March 29 2021
Fixed Income . Coronavirus .
Video Seeking opportunities in a low-yield world
February 12 2021

Ongoing monetary, fiscal support amid emerging recovery make for a challenging search.

February 12 2021
Fixed Income . 2021 Outlook .
Video Inflation expectations on the rise
February 12 2021

Normalizing economic activity and wide-open fiscal and monetary spigots should lift prices higher.

February 5 2021
Fixed Income . 2021 Outlook .
Video Too early to worry about a taper tantrum
February 5 2021

A patient Fed means first pullback in asset purchases unlikely until 2022.

January 29 2021
Fixed Income . Politics .
Video Biden’s expected impact on fixed income
January 29 2021

A Democratic White House and Congress should feed fiscal expansion.

January 29 2021
Fixed Income . 2021 Outlook .
Video Why we’re constructive on munis
January 29 2021

Municipal credit quality should improve as the economy recovers.

January 14 2021
2021 Outlook . Fixed Income .
Article Taxes, Treasuries and taper on the mind
January 14 2021

Three things to watch in 2021.

March 29 2021
2021 Outlook . Fixed Income .
Article Agreeing with consensus is hardly comforting
January 13 2021

We’re positioned for “risk on” but worry most everyone else is too.

December 9 2020
Fixed Income . Markets/Economy .
Article Cautiously optimistic on high yield
November 19 2020

2020's sure been volatile. 2021 could be better.

November 9 2020
Markets/Economy . Fixed Income .
Article Vaccine news boosting markets
November 9 2020

Pfizer’s announcement has had a major effect on global markets.

November 25 2020
Politics . Markets/Economy .
Article What lies ahead? November 7 2020

Key Federated Hermes investment professionals weigh in on election's implications.

October 27 2020
Politics . Fiscal Policy .
Article No matter the winner, more stimulus is coming
October 27 2020

A fiscal policy win regardless of outcome has markets looking past Nov. 3.

November 4 2020
Fixed Income . Politics .
Article Be ready for anything
October 8 2020

A disputed election headlines potential risks heading into year-end.

September 21 2020
Fixed Income . Markets/Economy .
Article On-ramps in high-yield munis
September 18 2020

The sector presents some entry points.

September 21 2020
Fixed Income . Interest Rates .
Article 6 reasons yields may stay range-bound
September 11 2020

It starts with the Fed.

September 10 2020
Interest Rates . Monetary Policy .
Podcast Rates are going to be low for a long time

September 10 2020

Low and stable interest rates tend to be fertile periods for risk assets.

September 23 2020
Monetary Policy . Interest Rates .
Podcast Is there a limit to government spending?

September 3 2020

A growing federal deficit could be concerning if inflation starts to heat up.

August 27 2020
Monetary Policy . Fixed Income .
Article Subtle but substantive Fed shift may let inflation build
August 27 2020

Policy change to let labor market run hot as long as prices don’t.

November 11 2020
Fixed Income . Politics .
Video How might the election impact corporate bonds?
August 26 2020

Polls and prediction markets are calling for a Democratic takeover.

September 8 2020
Fixed Income . Coronavirus .
Article ABS in a Covid economy
August 24 2020

Securitized credit sectors appear to be holding up well so far.

September 1 2020
Fixed Income . Markets/Economy .
Video Reasons to own corporate bonds
August 21 2020

The Fed and money supply make the asset class attractive.

September 8 2020
Active Management . Equity .
Article Federated Hermes tilts toward value
August 12 2020

Stock-bond model keeps 2% equity overweight but shifts from growth bias.

September 8 2020
Fixed Income . Markets/Economy .
Article Still 'hmm' on high yield
August 6 2020

Liquidity is abundant but fundamentals remain iffy.

January 21 2020
Interest Rates . Fixed Income .
Article Uncovering the yield opportunity in ultrashorts
December 4 2019

Shorter-duration bonds can still be an attractive option in a low-rate environment.

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