Munis Weaken as Prices Are Cut; Primary Sees $800M of New Deals

Chesla, Nicholas; Johnson, Anastasija
July 2004
Bond Buyer;7/16/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31927, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the performance of the bonds market in the United States as of July 15, 2004. Decline in the prices of municipal bonds; Performance of tax-exempt bonds and treasury notes; Decrease in industrial production.


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