Treasuries dip down despite rosy GDP data
- Economy's soft landing expected to help financial markets in 2001. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;01/08/2001, Vol. 11 Issue 22, p15
Forecasts the economic conditions in the United States for 2001. Impact of high energy prices and interest rates on the stock market; Decline in the gross domestic product and consumer price inflation; Implication of soft economy on the stock and bond markets; Factor contributing to reduced...
- Munis Little Changed in Quiet Session; This Week Expected to Be Even Slower. Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;8/30/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31958, p2
Assesses municipal bond prices in the United States. Treasury prices; Future rate hikes by the Federal Reserve Board; Gross domestic product; Commentaries of Federal officials about the economic outlook; Municipal bond funds; Taxable bonds funds; Equity funds.
- Munis Unchanged in Monday Malaise; Treasuries Shrug Off New-Home Sales. Chesla, Nicholas; Johnson, Anastasija // Bond Buyer;4/27/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31871, p2
Focuses on the economic condition in the U.S. Contribution of lower mortgage rates to the rise in new home sales; Forecast for the growth of gross domestic product; Reaction of treasuries on the announcement of the Treasury Department that it will sell $26 billion in two-year notes.
- Two Myths of Globalization. Gottesman, A. Edward // World Policy Journal;Spring2006, Vol. 23 Issue 1, p37
The article discusses the misconceptions on the U.S. and Chinese economies. China is incapable of exceeding the gross domestic product rate of the U.S. The currency value of U.S. government bonds appeal to Asian investors. The spread of productive power and income is disproportionate in the...
- Current Account Balance Shows $172.9B Deficit. // Bond Buyer;3/18/2008, Vol. 363 Issue 32838, p24
The article reports on the economic conditions in the U.S. during the fourth quarter of 2007. It is noted that current account balance was $172.9 billion deficit, 4.9% of gross domestic product. The deficit is said to have improved after a $177.4 billion shortfall in the third quarter,...
- Global EM View. // Emerging Markets Monitor;12/18/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 35, p1
The article provides an outlook for emerging markets in 2007. The real gross domestic product growth of the U.S. will expand by 3.0% in 2007 compared to a projected 3.5% in 2006. The benchmark external bonds of Brazil, Russia, Ukraine and the Philippines will likely gain strength. Dubai, United...
- GDP Tops List Of Week's Data. Carpenter-Kasprzak, Sheri // Bond Buyer;11/28/2000, Vol. 334 Issue 31025, p2
Reports on the preliminary third-quarter Gross Domestic Product report in the United States. Widening of the international trade deficit; Durable goods orders.
- Economic Activity. // Economic Trends (07482922);Jun99, p9
Observes that the preliminary, second, estimate of United States real gross domestic product growth in the first quarter of 1999 was lower than the advance, first, estimate released in April. Factors contributing to the downward revision; Decline of the March 1999 inventory-to-sales ratio;...
- Economic Activity. // Economic Trends (07482922);Sep99, p9
Examines the growth of gross domestic product in the United States in the second quarter of 1999. Factors that more than offset an upward revision of personal consumption expenditures; Evidence of the continued strength of consumer spending; Increase in personal consumption expenditures since 1997.