Muni Fortnightly - December 3, 2018

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Includes: AFB, BAF, BBF, BBK, BFK, BIL, BKN, BLE, BSD, BYM, CXH, DFVL, DFVS, DLBS, DMB, DMF, DSM, DTF, DTUL, DTUS, DTYL, DTYS, EDV, EGF, EIM, EIV, EOT, EVN, EXD, FIBR, FLMB, FMB, FMN, GBIL, GOVT, GSY, HYDD, IEF, IEI, IIM, IQI, ITE, KSM, KTF, LEO, MEN, MFL, MFM, MFT, MHD, MMU, MNP, MQT, MQY, MUA, MUB, MUE, MUH, MUS, MVF, MVT, MYD, MYF, MYI, MZF, NAD, NEA, NEV, NIM, NMI, NUV, NUW, NVG, NXP, NXQ, NXR, NZF, OIA, PBND, PLW, PMF, PML, PMM, PMO, PMX, PRB, PST, PVI, PZA, RISE, RVNU, SCHO, SCHR, SHV, SHY, TAPR, TBF, TBT, TBX, TFI, TLH, TLT, TMF, TMV, TTT, TUZ, TYBS, TYD, TYNS, TYO, UBT, UST, VFL, VGIT, VGLT, VGM, VGSH, VKI, VKQ, VMO, VTEB, VUSTX, XMPT, ZROZ
by: Robert W. Baird & Co.
Summary

Treasury nominal yields fell after Powell's speech with real yields taking the reins while inflation breakevens rose.

Muni yields fell more sharply than treasuries, taking the ratios lower.

Moody’s comments about the negative credit implications of GM plant shutdowns, particularly for local governments in Trumbull County, Ohio.

Muni funds extended their streak of net outflows to eight weeks.