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BRIEF-BlackRock downgrades view of U.S. government, corporate bonds
November 20, 2017 / 8:16 PM / a month ago

BRIEF-BlackRock downgrades view of U.S. government, corporate bonds

Nov 20 (Reuters) - Blackrock Inc

* BlackRock Inc’s Investment Institute downgrades view of 5-10 year U.S. government bonds to ‘underweight’ -note

* BlackRock Investment Institute downgrades views of U.S. corporate investment grade bonds to neutral

* BlackRock ranks bond categories on best-to-worst scale from overweight to neutral and underweight

* BlackRock chief fixed-income strategist Jeffrey Rosenberg says he prefers to take risk in equity versus debt

* ‘When credit spreads are this tight, even a relatively small selloff can wipe out’ advantage of credit -Rosenberg Further company coverage:

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