Some strategies hot, some not in 4th quarter

Cintron, Ivan; Harris, Elizabeth
January 1999
Bond Buyer;01/13/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30557, p1
Trade Publication
Focuses on the difficulties encountered within the tax-exempt bond market in the United States during the fourth quarter of 1998. Glut of new issues and a backup in yields on U.S. Treasury bonds; Dealers' commitment of less capital to the tax-exempt market in favor of other investments like stocks and other fixed-income vehicles; Overview on the average total cumulative return of various tax-exempt categories.


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