Treasury boost, labor reports give slight lift to municipals

Ulick, Jake
February 1998
Bond Buyer;02/09/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30327, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on a rise in municipal bond ratings in the United States as of February 9, 1998 due to solid gains by Treasuries and an unchanged unemployment rate at 4.7 percent. Amount of municipal bonds circulated as of February 6, 1998; Moderate inflows in money market funds; Traders' anticipation of movements in the retail sales market; Revenue bond offerings of the Minnesota Public Facilities Authority.


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