Spdr Series Trust Lehman Municipal Bond Etf (NYSE:TFI)

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SPDR Barclays Capital Municipal Bond (ETF)

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winyah2 (30.49)
Submitted September 06, 2009

The top tax brackets rates are expected to rest on January 1 2010. Unless something changes individuals in the top tax brackets will pay 3 to 4.6% more tax. Long-term capital gains rates will expire January 1, 2011. Expect a higher demand for… More

bubbasuth (< 20)
Submitted May 15, 2009

For most states, but California especially, tax revenue is facing a huge shortfall. The traditional state solution, beyond tax increases, is bond issuance. (Cutting budgets seems to be beyond ANY politician). In the present climate, questions about… More

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Member Avatar TerryHogan (99.97) Submitted: 10/11/2013 11:01:10 PM : Underperform Start Price: $42.72 TFI Score: +29.07

Municipals? Really? Wonder if they hold any Detroit. How about Newark? Not to mention how sucky they're going to be when rates finally increase.

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Member Avatar SaintCroix (99.04) Submitted: 12/28/2010 6:58:41 PM : Underperform Start Price: $36.96 TFI Score: +60.48

I'm shorting all the municipal bond ETFs I can find. Public sector unions (police, firefighter, teacher) are driving too many cities into default on their debts. It's a disaster waiting to happen.

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Member Avatar winyah2 (30.49) Submitted: 9/6/2009 3:28:53 PM : Outperform Start Price: $36.36 TFI Score: -104.36

The top tax brackets rates are expected to rest on January 1 2010. Unless something changes individuals in the top tax brackets will pay 3 to 4.6% more tax. Long-term capital gains rates will expire January 1, 2011.

Expect a higher demand for tax-free income and lower demand for growth stocks through the end of next year.

Disclosure: I own municipal bonds and intend to purchase more through the end of 2009.

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Score Leader

sasebomac

sasebomac (66.71) Score: +158.88

The Score Leader is the player with the highest score across all their picks in TFI.

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Member Name Member
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sasebomac 66.71 4/8/2009 Underperform NS $34.89 +40.13% +199.01% +158.88 0 Comment
YooCanFly 28.94 1/30/2009 Underperform NS $34.71 +40.83% +190.82% +149.98 0 Comment
bdstein 96.67 4/13/2009 Underperform 5Y $34.97 +39.81% +188.96% +149.15 0 Comment
watchmesoar 86.58 6/3/2010 Underperform 5Y $38.23 +27.88% +120.88% +93.00 0 Comment
LimestoneCorp 44.51 8/9/2010 Underperform 5Y $39.07 +25.14% +115.05% +89.91 0 Comment
Superdrol 92.95 5/14/2010 Underperform 5Y $37.93 +28.89% +110.95% +82.06 0 Comment
GaryHoke 99.75 11/4/2010 Underperform 5Y $39.25 +24.58% +99.46% +74.88 0 Comment
financialcycles 20.96 11/17/2010 Underperform 5Y $37.22 +31.35% +105.43% +74.08 0 Comment
DanTheStockBoy 99.91 4/12/2012 Underperform 5Y $42.78 +14.28% +75.53% +61.25 0 Comment
SaintCroix 99.04 12/29/2010 Underperform 5Y $36.96 +32.28% +92.76% +60.48 1 Comment

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TrackJHoenig < 20 6/25/2010 Outperform 3W $38.05 +28.50% +125.12% -96.63 0 Comment

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