Prices Flat as Data Meets Projections

Curran, William; Scarchilli, Michael
August 2006
Bond Buyer;8/2/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32436, p2
Trade Publication
The article reports that the municipal bond market on August 1, 2006 remained the same, as economic data lived up to expectations in the United States. The 10-year note was quoted near the end of the season at 4.98%, while two-year note closed at 4.96%. Personal income escalated 0.6% in June 2006, while personal consumption increased 0.4%, coming in line with the increases forecasted by economists surveyed by IFR Markets.


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