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The markets at a glance

Oct. 01, 1991
Oct. 01, 1991

Table of Contents
Oct. 1, 1991

Cover
MONEY FORECAST
MONEY UPDATE
Departments
COVER STORY

The markets at a glance

Stocks soared to record levels in August after the failure of the
Soviet coup. Small stocks, up 3.7% for the month, far outperformed
blue chips, which rose 0.9%. Bond prices also surged, as 30-year
Treasury yields plunged from 8.36% to 8.01%.

This is an article from the Oct. 1, 1991 issue

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CAPTION: Big stocks vs. small
The yield curve