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No problem, Arindam! My creations are nothing that would be impressive to experts on this board. One of the things I built was a "calculator" of sorts. Built it myself from scratch. This "calculator" is basically spreadsheet that helps determine YTM and other metrics as well as basic cash flow such as what the outlay would be initially incl. accrued interest (and how to calculate accrued interest), impact of fees, what the final payout would look like, etc. I've been tracking certain issuers and issues of those issuers off and on but not consistently. Some I've done a few things here and there for bills, bonds, preferreds as well as some CEF's esp. target-term CEF's which are interesting although certainly have some quirks/problems.

One thing I've found is that understanding how a business approaches financing and what various options are available for companies of various sizes is very helpful. Hard to get that experience though. But at least you can sort of try to put your business owner hat on and think of re-financing from that point of view and then take that "hat" off and consider, is participating in this or that transaction worthwhile as a lender? After all, bonds is just one of many ways that a company can raise capital. Another thing is that actually buying (and selling) bonds yourself is a key area of learning -- there is only so much that a spreadsheet or a book can teach.
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