Merrill Lynch Corporate Bond Indexes
- Monitoring Abnormality in Returns Around Credit Rating Announcements. Kapoor, Amitesh; Sachdeva, Sakshi; Gupta, Ashima // Journal of Commerce & Management Thought;Oct-Dec2013, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p739
A reliable credit rating provides creditworthiness and financial strength to a firm. Any revision to credit rating may provide signal to volatility in returns of that firm. We study the relationship between credit rating and its security return. Banks being the back bone to any economy, bonds...
- GO Spreads Widening, Though Defaults Are Uncommon. Fine, Jacob // Bond Buyer;3/5/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31586, p7
Cites findings of a report released by Hale and Dorr Capital Management Inc. on the general obligation (GO) bond yields in the U.S., as of March 2003. Default rate among all municipal bonds according to the report; Increase in spreads on most noninsured bonds according to Boston-based wealth...
- Yield Indexes End Little Changed in FOMC Meeting Week. O'Connor, Jeanine // Bond Buyer;10/06/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 30991, p7
Reports on the developments relevant to bond yields in the United States as of October 6, 2000. Decision by the Federal Open Market Committee to leave the federal funds rate unchanged; Impact of inflation rates; Release of several economic indicators.
- Municipal Market Data General Obligation Yields. // Bond Buyer;1/3/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31296, p33
Illustrates yield for general obligation bonds in the U.S. bond market as per municipal market data.
- Reoffering Yields. // Bond Buyer;1/3/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31296, p34
Presents data pertaining to yield for reoffering bonds in the U.S. bond market.
- Municipal Market Data General Obligation Yields . // Bond Buyer;1/23/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31309, p32
Presents statistics on yields from general obligation bonds in the U.S. as of January 23, 2002.
- Reoffering Yields . // Bond Buyer;1/23/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31309, p34
Presents data pertaining to yields from bond reofferings in the U.S. as of January 23, 2002.
- Short-Term Tax-Exempt Yields. // Bond Buyer;2/8/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31321, p32
Presents statistical data on yields from short-term tax-exempt bonds in the U.S. as of February 8, 2002. Statistics on Lehman Brothers Money Market Municipal indexes.
- Municipal Market Data General Obligation Yields. // Bond Buyer;2/8/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31321, p32
Presents statistical information related to yields of general obligation bond in the U.S.