TITLE

High prices, low yields pave the way for short-term options, players say

AUTHOR(S)
Albano, Christine
PUB. DATE
January 1998
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;01/16/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30312, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that sticker shock continues to persuade many Far West retail investors to shorten their maturities to under 12 years as they seek shelter from the flat yield curve. Difficulty of peddling municipal bonds; Unchanged preference for high-quality bonds; Little opportunity to test the new-issue market in California; Tolerance of retail investors in Seattle, Washington.
ACCESSION #
136647

 

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