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Agreeing with previous posters, but to elaborate a bit--

Check out the bond rating of the issues on QuantumOnLine as well as the call price/date.

Typically you will find that it depends on the yield, but most investment grade issues are priced well over their call price. Low rated junk issues still can be discounted, but you may not get you money back if they go bankrupt. Risk is high for the yield or call risk is high.
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