Standard & Poor's revised its growth forecast for 2013 on state and local governments to be slightly higher and Fitch Ratings gave most sectors a stable outlook for the year.
S&P: State and Local Government Forecast 'A Little Brighter'
JAN 18, 2013 12:08pm ET
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A recent phenomenon is the emergence of bonds with shorter call protection as funding alternatives for municipalities. However, the shorter call protection also dampens the potential upside for investors, which in turn reduces the price they are willing to pay.
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