Death of a triangle; or, let's talk about geometry

Ulick, Jake
November 1997
Bond Buyer;11/17/97, Vol. 322 Issue 30274, p35
Trade Publication
Focuses on Municipal Market Data analyst Randy Smolik's report on the dominance of the triangle pattern in the municipal futures market. Recent closes cited; Disintegration noted beginning November 4, 1997.


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