Prices Rise Ahead of Busy Week for Economic Data

Curran, William; Scarchill, Michael
April 2006
Bond Buyer;4/25/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32367, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on the modest improvement of municipal bonds as oil prices decline in the U.S. Economic traders stated that yields declined by two or three basis points as prices increased. The bids in high-grade sector were strong backed by gains in Treasuries. The Federal Open Market Committee and most of the economic analysts expect the committee to increase the federal funds rate to 5 percent.


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