Yield Indexes End Lower After Weak Employment Report

Chang, Helen
August 2004
Bond Buyer;8/13/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31947, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the decline in the municipal bond yield indexes in the U.S. Weakness in the employment report in the country; Stability of light issuance and arbitrage selling; Increase in the municipal bond yields.


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