Municipal Bond Prices Close Flat; Tone Positive Ahead of New Deals
- Muni Prices Stable in Light Trading As Treasuries React to GDP Figures. Monsarrat, Sean; Chesla, Nicholas // Bond Buyer;12/3/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31276, p2
Reports developments in the bond market in the U.S. as of December 2001. Prices of municipal bonds; Increase in the number of bond issues; Reduction in gross domestic product.
- Munis Rise as Equities Resume Slide; $251 Million of N.Y. Thruways Price. Monsarrat, Sean; Chesla, Nicholas // Bond Buyer;7/23/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31433, p2
Reports the increase of municipal bond in Treasury bonds following renewed losses in the stock market in New York City. Growth of gross domestic products; Benefits of bond market; Improvement of short-term holdings in the household sector.
- Survey: Muni Experts Predict Volume in 2000 Will Top '99. Kruger, Daniel // Bond Buyer;12/06/99, Vol. 330 Issue 30781, p6
Forecasts the volume of municipal bonds for the year 2000 in the United States. Details on a survey of municipal bond market professionals conducted by MBIA Insurance Corp.; Comment from Anne G. Ross, senior vice president of Roosevelt & Cross Inc.; Forecast on the growth of gross domestic product.
- Munis and Treasuries Weaken After Strong GDP Growth in 3d Quarter. Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;10/31/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31752, p2
Reports on the performance of the bond market in the United States on October 30, 2003. Weakening of municipal bonds and Treasuries due to better-than-expected third-quarter gross domestic product growth; Secondary market activity.
- Munis Firm, Helped by Treasuries; Detroit, Kansas City, Mo., Sell GOs. Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;8/27/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31957, p2
Reports on developments relevant to the market for municipal bonds in the U.S. on August 26, 2004. Municipal bond prices; Projected gross domestic product growth in the second quarter of 2004; General obligation bonds.
- Munis Finish Mixed; GDP Weaker Than Expected. Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;1/30/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32308, p2
The article reports that participants in the municipal bond market in the United States have mixed emotions as fourth quarter gross domestic product growth came in weaker than expected in 2005. The Commerce Department supported the government bond market when it reported real gross domestic...
- Data-Free Day Leaves Munis Unchanged. Scarchilli, Michael; Posner, Matthew // Bond Buyer;12/21/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32533, p2
The article reports on the lack of change of the municipal market following a stable Treasury market on a data-free day in the U.S. A 2.25 percent growth in gross domestic product, a 1.0 percent gain in durable good is forecasted by economists polled by IFR Markets. Nearly $385 million of...
- Moody's move won't change P.R.'s plans to tap U.S. bond market. Ferrré, James // Caribbean Business;2/3/2011, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p15
The article reports that Moody's Investor Service's decision to add unfunded-pension obligations to state debt will not affect Puerto Rico's plans to tap the U.S.' municipal bond market. It states that Moody's decision drives the islands total debt to 64 billion dollars but will not hinder the...
- Municipals Firm in Quiet Trading, Ending $7.9B Week of New Deals. Chesla, Nicholas; Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;11/24/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31768, p2
Reports on the status of the municipal bond market in the U.S. as of November 2003. Impact of the growth of gross domestic product on the bonds market; Estimates on the total amount of lost bond funds; Comparative level of outflows and inflows taxable bond funds.