TITLE

Munis Firm in Shorter Session As Yield Levels Attract Some Buyers

AUTHOR(S)
Johnson, Anastasija; Curran, Bill
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;3/28/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32098, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the revival of some buying interest in the municipal bond market due to the comparative stability in Treasuries in the U.S. Improvement of the market; Percentage of ten-year triple-A rated general obligation bonds; Failure of traders to hold on their earlier gains except for the 30-year bond.
ACCESSION #
16574657

 

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