FS energy market commentary

JANUARY: The energy sector started off 2020 with a volatile January | Crude prices fell 15.6%, their worst month since May 2019 | The Wuhan coronavirus roiled commodity markets in January. Impacts on demand have already been significant
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FS credit market commentary

JANUARY: January was a mixed month for leveraged credit | HY Bonds ended January flat while Senior Secured Loans returned 0.56% | The duration-sensitive Barclays Agg rallied as rates fell over 40 bps over the course of the month.
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FS credit market commentary

DECEMBER: December was a strong month for leveraged credit, with HY Bonds and Senior Secured Loans posting returns of 2.09% and 1.60%, respectively | The duration-sensitive Barclays Agg ended down slightly on the month
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FS energy market commentary

DECEMBER: 2019: Strong on an absolute basis, weak on relative | Looking at 2020 candidates’ stances on fossil fuel regulations
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FS credit market commentary

NOVEMBER: Leveraged credit rose in November, with loans outperforming HY Bonds | The duration-sensitive Barclays Agg was unable to recover from an early-month rate spike, ending down slightly on the month
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FS energy market commentary

NOVEMBER: Large-cap energy gained while the midstream sector sold off in November | Energy valuations appear relatively cheap heading into 2020
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