Plain-Vanilla Deals May Suffer From Weak Labor Data
- Weak Jobs Data Triggers Rally; Munis Rise in Shortened Session. Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;10/12/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 31987, p2
Reports that the U.S. municipal bond market finished substantially higher in October 8, 2004. Participants' move to mark up offerings and step up bids following the release of a weaker-than-expected September 2004 employment report; Concerns about the pace of future economic growth.
- Municipals Finish Down as Treasuries Fail to Maintain Positive Momentum. Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;7/11/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32171, p2
Reports on the outlook of the municipal bond market in the U.S. Failure of the Treasuries to sustain their positive momentum after June employment growth; Escalation of non-farm payroll; Concern of the municipal bond market participants about their ability to distribute new issues given a...
- Munis End Off as Philly Fed Chair Downplays Effect of Payroll Report. Curran, Bill; Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;4/8/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32107, p2
Reports developments in the U.S. bond market. Decline in municipal bond trading; Total number of new jobs in March 2005; Growth in monthly employment;
- Bid Side Eases in Muted Trading As Traders Eye Employment Data. Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;9/3/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31962, p2
Reports developments in the bond market in the U.S. as of September 2, 2004. Effect of weaker treasuries and uncertainty on August employment data on the municipal bond market; Increase in non-farm payrolls; Yield on the 10-note.
- Munis Continue to Adjust in Wake Of October Employment Report. Johnson, Anastasija; Curran, Bill // Bond Buyer;11/9/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32007, p2
Reports on the performance of the municipal bond market on November 8, 2004 after a strong employment report in the U.S. Continued pressure on the market due to expected interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve Board; Limited trading activity due to wide bid-ask spreads; Need to reevaluate the...
- Munis Weaken After Treasury Sell-Off; Employment Data Better Than Expected. Johnson, Anastasija; Curran, Bill // Bond Buyer;5/9/2005, Vol. 352 Issue 32128, p2
The article focuses on the municipal bond market which is weakened with a sell-off in treasuries after stronger-than-expected employment growth. Traders said that yields increased from five to seven basis points as prices fell after the U.S. Labor department said the economy added 274,000 new...
- Municipals Finish Little Changed; Primary Shows a Bit of Firmness. Johnson, Anastasija; Curran, Bill // Bond Buyer;3/4/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32083, p2
The article focuses on the municipal bond market in the U.S., as of March 4, 2005. Treasuries gave up earlier gains as uncertainty surrounding today's employment report kept earlier enthusiasm in check. Nevertheless, the primary still indicated some firmness in the market as underwriters...
- Unique Names Highlight $5.8 Billion Calendar. Albano, Christine // Bondbuyer.com;8/ 4/2014, p6
The article reports developments in the U.S. bond market as of August 2014. According to "The Bond Buyer" and Ipreo LLC, an estimated 5.81 dollars worth of bonds will be offered to the market led by the 575 million dollar Illinois Finance Authority revenue sale and the offering from Rhode Island...
- Munis Continue to Make Gains As Treasuries Rise and Supply Shrinks. Chesla, Nicholas // Bond Buyer;8/6/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31942, p2
Reports on the performance of the bond market in the United States on August 5, 2004. Gains made by municipal bonds; Employment rate; Yields of treasury bills. INSET: MARKET SNAPSHOT: Thursday, August 5.