MARKET SNAPSHOT: Tuesday, June 1
- Municipals Follow Treasuries Down As Manufacturing Beats Forecasts. Chesla, Nicholas; Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;6/2/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31896, p2
Reports on the performance of municipal bonds in the United States on June 1, 2004. Increase in construction spending in April 2004; Increase in the manufacturing index of the Institute for Supply Management; Yields of tax-exempt bonds.
- MARKET STATISTICS. // Bond Buyer;6/2/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31896, p37
Presents statistical data about the securities market in the United States as of June 2, 2004. Short-term tax-exempt yields; Securities prices; Corporate bond indexes; Municipal bond index; Municipal bond prices.
- Municipals Weaken as Upcoming Jobs Data Puts Pressure on Market. Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;4/2/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31855, p2
Focuses on developments related to the municipal securities market in the U.S. Decline suffered by the municipal bonds market prior to announcement of March 2004 employment data; Factors affecting the market; Primary market activity.
- Munis Mixed, Treasuries Weakened Ahead of FOMC Meeting. // Bond Buyer;12/13/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32277, p2
The article focuses on recent developments in the securities market in the U.S. The municipal bond market remained unaffected, while the Treasuries market weakened, leading up to the meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), which is slated to be held today. There is an expectation in...
- BABs Look Better as Spreads to Tax-Exempts Widen. Gulich, Ivan; Mier, Chris // Bond Buyer;6/15/2009, Vol. 368 Issue 33131, p6
In this article the authors discuss the significance of the Build America Bonds (BABs), a municipal debt instrument created by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act in the taxable securities market in the U.S. They offer insights on why BABs are desirable financing option for municipal...
- Investors: Changes in Store, Thanks to Economy and Rising Rates. Fine, Jacob // Bond Buyer;4/23/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31869, p5
Focuses on the changes brought by an improving economy and rising interest rates to current municipal bond market dynamics in the U.S. Prediction on the issuance of bonds; Maintenance of cash flows; Attraction of nontraditional investors.
- Munis Little Changed After Big N.Y.C. Sale. Scarchilli, Michael; Campbell, Dakin // Bond Buyer;11/15/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32755, p2
The article reports on the change in the municipal market after New York City emerged with roughly $1.1 billion of taxable and tax-exempt bonds via competitive and negotiated sale on November 14, 2007 in the U.S. Bonds in the largest series are worth $600 million, which will mature from 2009...
- Munis Show Modest Improvement; $1.8 Billion in New Debt Is Priced. Nicholas Chelsa, Emily; Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;1/28/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31809, p2
Reports on developments in government securities in the U.S. as of January 28, 2004. Major new loans of municipal bonds that came into market; First scheduled policy-setting meeting of the year by the Federal Open Market; Possession of an underlying negative and cautious tone in the tax-exempt...
- Munis, treasuries show sharp drop after high CPI; more losses expected. Showalter, Monica // Bond Buyer;05/17/99, Vol. 328 Issue 30642, p2
Highlights developments in the securities market in the United States as of May 14, 1999. Performance of municipal bonds; Outcomes for treasuries; Factors driving the bearish shift in the market; Strength of institutional sellers during the day's trading.