Weak Tone in Secondary as Week's Big New Deals Arrive

Scarchelli, Michael; Posner, Matthew
August 2006
Bond Buyer;8/10/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32442, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports developments on the bond market in the U.S. as of August 9, 2006. The 10-year note, which opened at 4.92 percent, closed at 4.95 percent and the two-year note was quoted at 4.92 percent, after opening at 4.90 percent. It was observed that the $13 billion Treasury auction showed little reaction on the market. The Treasury Department auctioned $13 billion of 10-year notes, with a 4 7/8 coupon, and a high yield of 4.930 percent.


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