Muni Prices Sink Lower as Treasuries Extend Losses

Johnson, Anastasija; Curran, Bill
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/6/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32332, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that participants in bond market continued to adjust their bids and lower their offerings with Treasuries extending their losses for the third straight session and the yield on the benchmark 10-year note hitting a four-month in the United States. Municipal bond yields increased three to four basis points as prices continued to decline and unsold balances from a number of large competitive deals continued to pressure the secondary market.


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