Municipals, Treasuries Rise After Consumer Data Beats Estimates

Johnson, Anastasija; Curran, Bill
November 2004
Bond Buyer;11/18/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32013, p2
Trade Publication
Examines the strong performance of municipal bonds and Treasuries in the United States on November 17, 2004. Rise in municipal bond prices after Treasuries survived consumer price increases; Strong performance of the primary market; Increased bids by participants in the tax-exempt sector; Rise in the producer price index; Growth of industrial production; Effects of the weak performance of the dollar against the yen; Pricing for the issues by Sales Tax Asset Receivable Corp and New York State Environmental Facilities Corp.


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