Bond Buyer Yield Indexes Mostly Up, Erasing Earlier Rally

Johnson, Matthew
March 2005
Bond Buyer;3/11/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32088, p6
Trade Publication
Reports that most of the bond buyer's yield indexes closed this week higher than they did as the municipal market sold off Tuesday and Wednesday, erasing an earlier rally linked to the February payroll report in the U.S. Comments of Bob, Jackman, senior managing director of Bear, Stearns & Co. regarding the payroll numbers; Factors that contribute to the downturn of market; Increase in the revenue bond index.


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