Indexes Mixed as Intermediate, Long End Mostly Resist Technical Correction

Johnson, Matthew
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/3/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32331, p36
Trade Publication
The article reports on developments in the U.S. bond market for the week ended March 3, 2006. Municipal market strategist at Popular Securities Inc., Evan Rourke assesses the performance of municipal markets for the week. The Commerce Department has reported a 10.2 percent decline in durable goods orders. Meanwhile, the Bond Buyer 20-bond index of general obligation yields increased three basis points.


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