Most Bond Buyer Indexes Down; Terror Concerns Cited
- Munis Soften as Treasuries Decline On Strong Data, Supply Concerns. Chesla, Nicholas; Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;2/5/2004, Vol. 347 Issue 31815, p2
Assesses municipal bond markets. Performance of the manufacturing and the non-manufacturing indexes; Increase in municipal yields; Rate of unemployment. INSET: MARKET SNAPSHOT: Wednesday, February 4.
- Munis Firmer Amid Weaker Jobless Claims. Scarchilli, Michael; Campbell, Dakin // Bond Buyer;10/19/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32737, p2
The article reports on the performance of the municipal bond market for the week ending October 18, 2007 in the U.S. Thursday, the municipal market was slightly firmer, following Treasuries, which saw yields dropped as initial jobless claims came in weaker than expected. Trades reported by the...
- Bond Buyer's Weekly Indexes Decline Amid Firmer Tone. Scarchilli, Michael // Bond Buyer;4/11/2008, Vol. 364 Issue 32855, p7
The article reports on the decline of the magazine's weekly municipal market yield indexes for the week April 11, 2008 in the U.S. It is expressed that the market dropped by three-five points after the expected drop of nonfarm payrolls in March. Tax-exempt yields decline by two-four points due...
- TUESDAY'S YIELDS. // Bond Buyer;12/29/2008, Vol. 366 Issue 33030, p1
The article reports on the rate of return of municipal bonds in New York City for December 23, 2008. It is stated that the sale of municipal bonds were slightly firm as participants show little activity during the final full trading session of the week ahead of the Christmas holiday. A\ graph...
- Muni Bond Yields Dip As Market Rebounds. RIGGS, TAYLOR // Bond Buyer;7/1/2013, Vol. 385 Issue 33937, p1
In this article, the author informs that municipal bond yields have dropped down in the first week of July 2013 after borrowers have outpoured the primary bond market to take advantage of demand and buyers prompted trading in the secondary market.
- Yields Mostly Flat as Last Three Larger Deals Price. Weitzman, Aaron // Bondbuyer.com;11/12/2015, p35
The article focuses on the steady yield of maturities following yields on quality municipal bonds from issuers in California, Virginia, and Illinois.
- Munis Finish Flat as $500M Chicago GO Deal Prices. Shields, Yvette // Bondbuyer.com;1/12/2016, p1
Top-rated municipal bonds ended unchanged on Tuesday, according to traders, as Chicago's $500 million of general obligation bonds came to market in the primary. Citigroup repriced the Windy City's GO refunding bonds to lower yields on some maturities.
- Municipals Weaken Ahead of April Jobs Report as Selling Picks Up Pace. Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;5/7/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31879, p2
Reports that municipal bonds weakened in the United States. Effect of the initial report of jobless claims on the bond market; Bond prices and yields; Trading trends.
- Market Post: Market Looks for Fed Guidance on Unemployment Rate. Flynn, Hillary; Bonello, Maria // Bond Buyer;3/20/2014, Vol. 123 Issue 34079, p1
The article focuses on the relationship between unemployment rate and bond interest rates in the U.S. municipal bond market as of March 2014. Topics discussed include possibilities of increase in interest rates when unemployment rate decreases to 6.5 percent, concerns among traders about the...