Treasury Bills Go At 6.185% Yield
- Several Factors Explain Fed Rate 'Conundrum' Losman, Donald L. // American Banker;11/17/2006, Vol. 171 Issue 222, p7
This article comments on the U.S. Federal Reserve Board (Fed) and how it controls interest rates. The author says the Fed must go into the short-term market, buying and selling U.S. Treasury bills, in order to nudge market rates. Presumably, manipulating short-term rates will create ripples in...
- Eventual fed rate hike doesn't doom investments. Maehl, Michael // Journal of Business (10756124);6/18/2015, Vol. 30 Issue 13, p24
The article examines the U.S Federal Reserve Open Market Committee's eventual increase in interest rate on investments in the U.S. Topics discussed include possibilities of negative reaction from U.S stocks, return on 10-year treasury notes in terms of loans in April 1973 and impact of interest...
- Treasury to Sell $30B 4-Week Bills. // Bond Buyer;5/5/2015, Vol. 1 Issue 34303, p1
The Treasury Department said Monday it will sell $30 billion of four-week discount bills Tuesday.
- Treasury to Sell $5B 4-Week Bills. // Bond Buyer;10/20/2015, Vol. 1 Issue 34396, p1
The Treasury Department said Monday it will sell $5 billion of four-week discount bills Tuesday.
- Facing the Yield Challenge. DELEGGE, RONALD L. // Research;Aug2014, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p9
The article focuses on the issue of credit risk and complacency related to income-starved bond investment and yield in the U.S. as of August 2014. Topics discussed include strategic opportunities for purchasing Treasury bills, strategy for hedging against future increases in interest rates and...
- The end of quantitative easing. ADAMS, TUCKER HART // ColoradoBiz;Aug2013, Vol. 40 Issue 8, p10
In this article, the author focuses on the quantitative easing ended by the Federal Reserve of the U.S. She states that the U.S. Department of Treasury issues Treasury bills every month to refinance debt that is not covered by tax revenues. She mentions about the interest rates imposed on...
- Munis Finish Stronger as Primary Remains Quiet. Barnett, Chip // Bond Buyer;12/18/2015, Vol. 1 Issue F348, p1
Top-quality municipal bonds ended stronger on Thursday, according to traders, as yields on some maturities fell by as much as five basis points one day after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates for the first time in almost a decade.
- Precarious Prosperity. Pethokoukis, James // U.S. News & World Report;8/6/2007, Vol. 143 Issue 4, p43
The article focuses on the codependency of Chinese and U.S. economies. It states that China's central bank holds $400 billion in U.S. treasury bills, bonds, and notes. It mentions that China's bond buying has helped keep U.S. interest rates down. Peter Morici, former director of economics at the...
- The Information Content of Discount Rate Announcements and Their Effect on Market Interest Rates. COOK, TIMOTHY; HAHN, THOMAS // Journal of Money, Credit & Banking (Ohio State University Press);May88, Vol. 20 Issue 2, p167
The article evaluates what impact discount rate change announcements had on the U.S. stock market interest rates between 1973 to 1985 and whether these changes also indicated alterations to the federal funds rate. The federal funds rate and the U.S. Treasury bill rate are assumed to be, for the...