Municipals End Firm, Treasuries Up; King County, Wash., Sells $125 Million

Monsarrat, Sean; Chesla, Nicholas
May 2002
Bond Buyer;5/21/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31391, p2
Trade Publication
Reports on the marketing of municipal bonds by King County in Washington. Vulnerability of the fixed-income markets; Anticipation of price improvement; Assessment of the stock market.


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