The weekly average yield to maturity of the Bond Buyer Municipal Bond Index, which is based on 40 long-term bond prices, increased 21 basis points this week, to 5.10% for the week ending July 25, 2013. This is the highest weekly average for the yield since the week ended Aug. 4, 2011 (103 weeks ago), when it was 5.13%.

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