Preferreds

Some new issues for June in the news …

Wells Fargo and Company

Ares Management, L.P.

Pebblebrook Hotel Trust

Mitcham Industries, Inc.

Seaspan Corporation

Validus Holdings, Ltd.

Puerto Rico debt

In the news …

The Supreme Court has struck down a Puerto Rican law that would have allowed the U.S. territory’s public utilities to restructure their debt. The 5-2 ruling leaves management of the island’s fiscal crisis to Congress.

Muni bonds

A sample offering …

RIVERSIDE CNTY CA PUBLIC FIN AUTH OID REF-PROJ AREA #1-DESERT CMNTYS & INTERSTATE 215 CORRIDO TAX ALLOCATION UNDERLYING S&P A

Rating: Aa(S&P)

Insurance: Build America Mutual Interest Rate: 3.00%

Maturity: 10/1/2035
Call Features: 10/1/2025 @ 100
Yield to Call: 3.00%
Yield to Maturity: 3.00%

Price: 100
Form: Book-Entry
Comments: Federally Tax Free
Not Subject to AMT