TITLE

Munis Rally After Weaker-Than-Expected Data

AUTHOR(S)
Curran, William; Scarchilli, Michael
PUB. DATE
August 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/7/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32439, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the performance of the municipal bond market for the week ended August 4, 2006. According to the article, the market has strengthened following weaker-than-expected non-farm payrolls data . The market's performance gave investors reason to expect that the Federal Open Market Committee will hold the federal funds rate steady.
ACCESSION #
21888594

 

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