Amid brisk trading of Puerto Rico debt in the secondary market, analysts have mixed feelings about the prospect of the commonwealth selling new debt this year.

While many say it is a necessary step toward helping to close the $3.4 billion budget deficit, it may be challenging from a timing and demand perspective.

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