Weekly Yield Indexes Finish Higher Despite Earlier Market Rally

April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/20/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32364, p7
Trade Publication
The article reports on the rise of weekly yield indexes following the release of inflationary economic data in the U.S. The core consumer price index report for March 2006 returned higher than expected at 0.3 percent while the economist poll predicted 0.2 percent. The 20 bond index of government obligation yields rose to basis points to 4.50 percent, the highest level since November 2005.


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