Municipal Bond Prices Drift Lower, Weighed Down by Treasury Losses
- Municipal Prices Unchanged to Up 1/8 As Market Gears Up for Long Holiday. Chesla, Nicholas // Bond Buyer;12/21/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31290, p2
Reports on the slowdown in the U.S. municipal market in order to moderate activity and prices. Comments of the senior economist at the rating agency Morgan Stanley & Co. Bill Sullivan, on the price decline; Cause for the improvement in the position of treasury market; Market activity levels;...
- Market Post: Buyers Get Options as New Deals Enter. Bonello, Maria; Flynn, Hillary // Bond Buyer;3/5/2014, Vol. 123 Issue 34070, p1
Statistics are presented related to the sale of municipal bonds in second retail order period which includes issuance of 109.23 million U.S dollars bonds Springfield School District, a winning bid of 10.1 million U.S dollars by Morgan Stanley & Co. Inc. and steady yields on short-term bonds.
- Muni Prices End Little Changed. Chesla, Nicholas // Bond Buyer;7/15/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31427, p2
Reports developments on the bond market in New York City as of July 2002. Status of the municipal bond prices; Increase of retail sales; Initiation of the retail order period for the New York City obligation bonds by Morgan Stanley & Co.
- Munis Weaken; Chicago BOE Prices as Calif. Sells. Barnett, Chip; Weitzman, Aaron; Shields, Yvette // Bondbuyer.com;4/21/2015, p20
The article discusses the weakening of prices of municipal bonds in face of competitive offerings and deals from California and the Chicago Board of Education. Details include yields on municipal bonds being stronger during mid-day, those of Treasury notes being steady and Morgan Stanley winning...
- Volume To Take A Big Hit. Scarchilli, Michael; Campbell, Dakin // Bond Buyer;5/29/2007, Vol. 360 Issue 32638, p1
The article reports on the projection that municipal bond market in the U.S. for May 2007, will experience a big drop to $2.6 billion in the holiday-shortened week. The expected volume is 67% lower than estimated $7.8 billion, which shows a 71% decline from a four-week average. Following a...
- Uptick in Issuance Expected. Riggs, Taylor // Bond Buyer;5/14/2012, Vol. 380 Issue 33713, p5
The article reports that municipal bond issuance in the U.S. is expected to increase in May 2012, although it will remain at relatively low levels, with Mesirow Financial to price the largest obligation bonds and Morgan Stanley to price the second largest deal.
- Results of Negotiated Sales. // Bond Buyer;4/22/2014, Vol. 123 Issue 34096, p1
Statistics are presented related to negotiated sales of bonds in the U.S as of April 2014 including purchasing of general obligation bonds by Morgan Stanley & Co. Inc., sale of variable rate revenue bonds and subordinate special tax bonds purchased through negotiation by Stifel Nicolaus & Co. Inc.
- Morgan Stanley presses SEC on ban in Massachusetts case. Hume, Lynn Stevens // Bond Buyer;09/04/97, Vol. 321 Issue 30223, p4
Reports on Morgan Stanley & Co.'s move to get the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to clarify whether its order temporarily lifting a two-year ban on the firm's doing municipal business with Massachusetts would extend the ban beyond the original termination date of September 9, 1998 if...
- Banned from suburbs. // Crain's New York Business;09/22/97, Vol. 13 Issue 38, p38
Reports that Morgan Stanley Dean Witter Discover & Company has banned itself from negotiating municipal bond sales for Westchester County, New York. What led Morgan Stanley to make this decision.