Muni Market Firms, Treasuries Rally

Johnson, Anastasija
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/27/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32347, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the demonstration conducted by the government securities due to the unexpected drop in new home sales as a sign of a slowing housing market in the U.S. According to the traders, when the tax-exempt bond market has been inundated with bid-wanted lists, people have been looking for bonds. A senior market economist, Kevin Logan, has stated that new home sales is a better indicator of housing market activity than existing home sales.


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