Chandler Bond Market Review

Monthly Archives: March 2014

Short Maturity Corporate Notes – Worth the Risk?

The US Corporate bond market has rewarded investors over the past few years, and the team at Chandler wanted to take a step back and evaluate the Corporate sector from a quantitative perspective. Broad sector spread differentials between the financial … Continue reading

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Economic Roundup March 2014

Consumer Prices In January, overall CPI inflation rose to 1.6% on a year-over-year basis from 1.5% in December. The year-over-year Core CPI (CPI less food and energy) declined to 1.6% in January from 1.7% in December. The core inflation rate … Continue reading

Posted in Economic Roundup |

Market Summary March 2014

Harsh winter weather has skewed some of the recent economic data, but we believe the economy continues to grow at a slow pace. In spite of the weather, the February employment report was stronger than expected. Nonfarm payroll jobs grew … Continue reading

Posted in Market Commentary |