TITLE

Bond Investors: Lost in the Fog

AUTHOR(S)
O'Leary, Christopher
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;3/28/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 12, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the investors' use of the methods to gauge market sentiment which may not be accurately reflecting the true state of both the high-grade and high-yield markets. Impact of this baffling sense of not knowing what to expect next in an increasingly volatile bond market on the investment strategies of same buyers; Frustrations expressed by some investors over the volatile bond market; Suggestion that this tightening trend is more a reflection of impoverished new issuance conditions.
ACCESSION #
16559016

 

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