Most Yield Indexes Rise Thanks to Monday's Data-Prompted Sell-Off

Scarchilli, Michael
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/5/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32375, p35
Trade Publication
The article discusses on economic data pertaining to the performance of municipal bond market during the week ended May 5, 2006 in the U.S. Evan Rourke, a municipal market strategist at Popular Securities Inc., cited that the municipal market has continued to decline but due to the good supply and demand indicator, the market had an opportunity to get back.


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