Municipal Prices Tumble With Technical Sell-Off in Treasuries

Johnson, Anastasija; Curran, Bill
March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/10/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32087, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the decline in municipal bond prices in the U.S. as a technical sell-off in Treasuries. Increase in the yield on the 10-year Treasury note that discouraged buyers; Outcome of a five-year Treasury note auction; Concern of the municipal market over a new-issue supply.


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