How speedy is corporate bond issuance of late? Since July it's up 21% over the brisk pace...


How speedy is corporate bond issuance of late? Since July it's up 21% over the brisk pace recorded in the same period last year. Even with a gusher of sales, it remains a seller's market, with new-issue concessions minimal or negative for a 5th straight week, says S&P. LQD +5.4% YTD while yielding about 4%.

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  • bbro
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    Sub 5% Baa corporate yields.....
    13 Aug 2012, 03:08 PM Reply Like
  • Whitehawk
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    As "an old bond trader" are you a buyer/bullish here?
    13 Aug 2012, 04:45 PM Reply Like
  • Ben Bernankes friend
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    Yeah, I looked at that too.

     

    I prefer COY
    13 Aug 2012, 05:18 PM Reply Like
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