Income

Equity Income Fund Updates

The American Century® Equity Income Fund seeks to deliver income, build capital and manage downside risk over time.

Municipal Bond Outlook: Still Upbeat as Infrastructure Legislation Progresses

California’s economy faces state-specific challenges from wildfires and drought. But like other states, a strong fiscal backdrop continues to support a positive outlook for the Golden State’s municipal bonds.

Policies & Investing: A Washington Insider’s Look

Hear how spending and tax proposals may impact the markets, investments, retirement planning and more from a true Washington insider. Watch now.

How Bond Investors Can Combat Rising Interest Rates, Higher Inflation

Two traditional fixed-income foes—rising interest rates and inflation—are making a comeback, highlighting opportunities among select bonds and investment strategies.

3 Reasons Dividends Still Matter

Dividend-paying stocks may provide solid foundations for income-oriented portfolios.

The Enduring Case for Quality Stocks

The market’s worst days don’t have to be your portfolio’s worst days. Here are some of the benefits of keeping an eye on quality.

Higher-Quality Stocks Show Signs of Leadership as ‘Junk Rally’ Fades

As the rate of economic growth returns to more normal levels, we believe each company’s underlying strength is likely to play a larger role in its stock price performance.

Is Your Portfolio Prepared for Inflation?

Higher inflation is on the horizon, underscoring the importance of seeking potential purchasing power protection with TIPS.

Active Management Expands Opportunities in Muni Market

Research-focused management gives investors exposure to the muni market's broad diversity and tax-advantaged performance potential.

Municipal Bond Spreads Signal Value

In our view, spread trends indicate opportunities abound among lower-quality munis.

Value Investing Today: FAQs and Answers

In this Q&A, Executive Portfolio Manager Phil Davidson and Senior Client Portfolio Manager Mike Rode discuss current issues important to value investors.

Financials Sector in Focus for Value Investment Managers

Investment pros believe financial stocks are good long-term investments despite short-term concerns.

The Decumulation Conundrum: Income in Retirement

Participants don’t know how to plan for and spend retirement income. Here’s how the industry is stepping in to address the problem.

High Income for a Low Yield Environment

As interest rates edge lower, investors or left looking for new sources of income. Used wisely, we believe high-income bonds may fill that need.

Are Hospital Munis on the Mend?

As many U.S. hospitals strive to regain their financial health in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, active municipal bond (muni) investors are finding value in this hard-hit sector.

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