- Market More Subdued, With $350M S.C. Utility Deal Leading. Albano, Christine; Kaske, Michelle // Bond Buyer;10/20/2008, Vol. 366 Issue 32985, p7
The article presents an economic forecast for the bond market in the U.S. According to the article, both the short- and long-term primary markets will be much more subdued in October 2008, with only a handful of negotiated deals expected to be priced by issuers willing to enter the market at the...
- Volatility can be your friend. DAMPIER, MARK // Money Marketing;1/8/2015, Issue 1467, p21
The author comments on how the media portrays the investment prospects for 2015. Topics discussed include the failure of the majority consensus' prediction of a strong stock market in Great Britain a weak U.S. market in 2014 which indicated the errors of commentators on wider economic events...
- Still Room For Another Cut. // Emerging Europe Financial Alert;9/1/2003, Vol. 2 Issue 15, p6
The decision by the monetary policy committee (MPC) of Poland to leave rates on hold came as little surprise whereas the hawkish tone of the press conference which followed caused some consternation on the bond and FRA markets, with two-year yields rising by 10bps by the end of the week. MPC had...
- Oregon Economy Growing, Says State Forecast. Glazier, Kyle // Bond Buyer;8/31/2015, Vol. 1 Issue 34369, p1
While growth rates and the trajectory of the economy have improved considerably, Oregon is not yet fully healed from the recession and may suffer from the retirement of older workers, the state's economic forecast showed.
- Bid Side Improves, Some Prices Rise, But Municipals Still Underperform. Johnson, Anastasija; Curran, Bill // Bond Buyer;3/18/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32093, p2
This article reports that with treasuries managing to pull off a second consecutive up day and new-issue supply slowing, the bid side in the municipal market improved and some recently issued bonds tried at higher prices than their original levels. Traders estimated that muni yields fell one to...
- An Equilibrium Model of Nominal Bond Prices with Inflation-Output Correlation and Stochastic Volatility. BOUDOUKH, JACOB // Journal of Money, Credit & Banking (Ohio State University Press);Aug1993 Part 2, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p636
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- Comment on AN EQUILIBRIUM MODEL OF NOMINAL BOND PRICES WITH INFLATION-OUTPUT CORRELATION AND STOCHASTIC VOLATILITY. Labadie, Pamela // Journal of Money, Credit & Banking (Ohio State University Press);Aug1993 Part 2, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p673
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- Most Bond Buyer Indexes Up As Prices Fall in Shortened. Scarchilli, Michael // Bond Buyer;6/1/2007, Vol. 361 Issue 32641, p6
The article reports on the increase of yield indexes as municipal bond prices decrease in the U.S. The revenue bond index rose two basis points to 4.57 percent, the highest level since February 2007. Meanwhile, the municipal market was slightly in a weak condition despite economic data coming in...
- BONDS: THINK SHORT TERM. Benner, Katie // Fortune;6/25/2007, Vol. 155 Issue 12, p38
The article offers advice about strategies for adding bonds to an investment portfolio. Due to a forecasted increase in interest rates, experts suggest investing in short-term bonds. Vanguard Short-Term Treasury fund (VFISX), Western Asset Core Bond funds (WATFX), and Vanguard Total Bond Market...