Investment Grade Weekly

07 Jun 2019

CAM Investment Grade Weekly Insights

CAM Investment Grade Weekly 6/7/2019 It was a bit of a see-saw week in the corporate market as the tone was very heavy on Monday but sentiment turned decidedly more positive on Tuesday and remained so throughout the rest of the week.  The OAS on the corporate index opened the week at 128 and widened […]

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17 May 2019

CAM Investment Grade Weekly Insights

CAM Investment Grade Weekly 05/17/2019 The tone in the credit markets was mixed this week.  The market felt heavy on Tuesday amid trade ramifications but by the time Thursday rolled around the tone was quite strong.  All told it looks as though we will finish the week relatively unchanged as far the spread on the […]

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10 May 2019

CAM Investment Grade Weekly Insights

CAM Investment Grade Weekly 05/10/2019 Amid a deluge of new issue supply and a weaker macroeconomic backdrop, we can finally say that the investment grade credit markets experienced a week of notable spread widening.  The spread on the corporate index closed Thursday at 116, 4 basis points wider on the week and 7 basis points […]

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26 Apr 2019

CAM Investment Grade Weekly Insights

CAM Investment Grade Weekly 04/26/2019 The investment grade credit market traded sideways this week as the OAS on the corporate index looks to finish relatively unchanged.  Spreads continue to remain near their tightest levels of 2019 which has been the case since mid-April.  It was a busy week for earnings and it was feast or […]

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12 Apr 2019

CAM Investment Grade Weekly Insights

CAM Investment Grade Weekly 04/12/2019 The investment grade credit market continues to benefit from the euphoria of risk-on sentiment that is flooding the capital markets.  The OAS on the index closed Thursday at its tightest level of the year.  Segmenting the index out by quality, both the A-rated portion of the index and the BBB-rated […]

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22 Mar 2019

CAM Investment Grade Weekly Insights

CAM Investment Grade Weekly 03/22/2019 The investment grade credit markets closed at YTD tights on Thursday evening, riding a wave of strong sentiment from a surprisingly dovish Fed statement on Wednesday.  The story changed on Friday, however, with a decidedly softer tone fueled by concerns about the lack of growth globally.  Credit is mixed as […]

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15 Mar 2019

CAM Investment Grade Weekly Insights

CAM Investment Grade Weekly 03/15/2019 The investment grade credit markets look to finish the week marginally tighter.  After opening the week at 123, the OAS on the corporate index closed on Thursday at 121, near the YTD low of 120.  The 10yr Treasury is 4 basis points lower on the week as we go to […]

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01 Mar 2019

CAM Investment Grade Weekly Insights

CAM Investment Grade Weekly 03/01/2019 The investment grade credit markets are barreling toward year-to-date tights as the week comes to a close.  The OAS on the corporate index closed at 121 at the end of February, which marks a new low for spreads in 2019.  Risk assets continue to perform well even as Treasuries have […]

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22 Feb 2019

CAM Investment Grade Weekly Insights

CAM Investment Grade Weekly 02/22/2019 The investment grade credit markets look to end the week on a positive tone, but spreads are largely unchanged for the third consecutive week.  The OAS on the index closed at 125 on February 4th and has traded within just a 2 basis point range since then and most of […]

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15 Feb 2019

CAM Investment Grade Weekly Insights

CAM Investment Grade Weekly 02/15/2019 Investment grade spreads tightened modestly throughout the first half of the week before a deluge of new issue supply led the market to take a breather on Thursday.  While the tone is positive on Friday morning, the corporate index looks like it will finished the week relatively close to unchanged. […]

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