Munis Start New Month with a Tepid Session

Herman, Jack; Seymour, Dan
May 2009
Bond Buyer;5/4/2009, Vol. 368 Issue 33108, p2
Trade Publication
The article presents an analysis of the condition of the municipal bond market in the U.S. as of May 4, 2009. Municipal bonds trading for the month opened with a weaker tone, continuing a slide that is characterized in the second week of April. According to The Bond Buyer and Ipreo LLC, supply of $5.46 million is expected to enter the market. It notes that the market continuously weakened throughout the week, declining each day after prices hit eminent point for the year.


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