Ackerman, Andrew; Siegel, Gary E.
May 2006
Bond Buyer;5/25/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32389, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports on developments on topics related to the bond market in the U.S. New orders for durable goods, excluding semiconductors, decreased 4.8 percent in April 2006. Sales of new single-family homes had an increase of 4.9 percent in April 2006, rising to a 1.198 million seasonally adjusted annual rate. The Treasury Department auctioned 22 billion-dollars of two-year notes with an approximately four percent coupon.


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