TITLE

Investors: High-Yield Spreads To Remain Tight in Early 2005

AUTHOR(S)
Albano, Christine
PUB. DATE
December 2004
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;12/29/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32039, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that according to market participants, credit spreads should remain tight in early 2005 as the overwhelmingly strong demand for a limited supply of high-yield paper promises to persist going into the first part of the year. portfolio managers forecast steady demand for high-yield bonds in the first quarter of 2005, fueled by a lack of issuance in the first six weeks of the year, and the ongoing need to compensate for yield shortfalls in the high-quality market. A lot of demand will be driven from the direction of interest rates.
ACCESSION #
15505310

 

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