TITLE

Munis Drop 3 to 5 Basis Points; Treasuries Rise on Favorable Data

AUTHOR(S)
Chesla, Nicholas; Johnson, Anastasija
PUB. DATE
August 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/29/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31709, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that municipal bond yields dropped down by three and five basis points on August 28, 2003 in light to moderate trading boosted by treasury bills which continued to gain upward momentum as the session progressed. Impact of the increase in first time applications for unemployment benefits; Revision in preliminary second quarter gross domestic product; Economic outlook given by Credit Suisse First Boston; Securities introduced in the market.
ACCESSION #
10723633

 

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