Greenspan sparks Treasury market while munis lag with smaller gain
- Munis, treasuries get a leg up as Greenspan talk calms market. Louis, Brian // Bond Buyer;10/30/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30263, p1
Reports on the municipal funds' reaction to soothing comments from US Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan. Higher tax-exempts quoted by some shops in sympathy with Treasuries; Gains posted by municipals, secondaries and the 30-year Treasury bond.
- Munis Finish Little Changed Ahead Of Greenspan Talk, Heavy Supply. Johnson, Anastasija; Curran, Bill // Bond Buyer;7/20/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32178, p2
Reports on minimal changes in the municipal bonds due to concerns about the congressional testimony by the U.S. Federal Reserve Board chairman Alan Greenspan and looming supply weighed on the market, and after the unexpected delay of a much-anticipated $2.9 billion New York State Thruway...
- Munis copy others and end down as greenspan speech stirs fears. Showalter, Monica // Bond Buyer;07/23/99, Vol. 329 Issue 30689, p2
Reports that bearish remarks from Federal Reserve Board chairman Alan Greenspan about the pace of United States economic growth pushed all markets lower to July 22, 1999. Performance of municipal securities; Amount of reduction in the spread between yields on two-year Treasury notes and 30-year...
- Munis Finish Lower With Treasuries on Retail Sales, Greenspan Remarks. Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;10/18/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 31991, p2
Reports on the performance of the municipal bond market in the United States as of October 18, 2004. Strong retail sales; Impact on the bond market of Federal Reserve Board chairman Alan Greenspan's remarks on petroleum prices; Employment numbers.
- Fed Sets The Scene. // Emerging Markets Monitor;2/2/2004, Vol. 9 Issue 40, p1
Provides information on the economy of the U.S. as of February 2004. Decision of Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan to drop interest rates; Decrease in the revenue of treasury bonds; Advice for emerging markets in 2004.
- U.S. Spreads are Crunchy Rather Than Smooth. Hale, Brian // BRW;10/19/98, Vol. 20 Issue 40, p66
Reports on the United States (US) widening spreads between corporate and Treasury yields and weakening global demand. Comments from James O'Sullivan, an economist at J.P. Morgan; Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan's description on US economy.
- Could preliminary consumer sentiment report be wrong? Jacobe, Dennis // Fairfield County Business Journal;7/28/2003, Vol. 42 Issue 30, p9
Reports on the optimism of Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan toward the economic growth in the U.S. Decline of the interest rates; Escalation of the stock prices; Impact of the tax cuts on the economy.
- Greenspan's warning about inflation sends bank stocks into serious slump. Padgett, Tania // American Banker;10/9/1997, Vol. 162 Issue 195, p1
Reports on the decline in prices of bank stocks on October 8, 1997 in response to US Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan's warning that inflation could cause interest rates to rise. Greenspan's assessment of the economy based on the performance of the labor markets; Similar tumble in bank...
- Will Fed Flood Drown Investors? Forbes, Steve // Forbes Global;12/8/2003, Vol. 6 Issue 23, p13
Deals with financial issues in the U.S. as of December 2003. Discussion on inflation and deflation; Comment on the monetary malpractice of Alan Greenspan; Signs of oncoming inflation; Details on commodity prices.