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FEDERAL

£2teo-

statistical

RESERVE

release

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H.15

U. S. GOVERNMENT SECURITY YIELDS AND P^i€^S,
Calendar week ending April 5, 1969^-

Mar.
31

Apr.
1

Apr.
2

Yields (per cent per annum)
Auction average:
3-month bills
6-month bills

Note:

*

Weekly averages
Last
This
Year
week
week
ago*

Apr.
4

6.065
6.136

Market yield:
3-month bills
6-month bills
1-year bills
Other issues, due in
9-12 months 1/
Issues, due in 3-5
years 2/
•Bonds, due or callable
in 10 years or more 3/
Price
Bonds, due or callable
in 10 years or more 4_/

Apr.
3

6.065
6. 136

5.946
6.096

5. 146
5.265

6.04
6.10
6. 14

5.94
6.06
6. 10

5.20
5.29
5. 34

6. 18

6. 18

5.46

6. 26

6.30

5.53

6.01

6.07

5.25

c
.

5.99
6. 10
6. 16

5.99
6.06
6. 14

6. 08
6. 10
6. 13

6.09
6. 12
6. 15

6. 20

6. 17

6. 18

6.18

6.28

6.23

6. 25

6. 26

6.06

5.99

6.00

6.00

L
L

0
o
b
E
D

64.80

65.42 65. 33 65.33
65.22
64.75 72.31
i
Yields are averages of those computed by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York
on the basis of closing bid prices. Yields on Treasury bills are computed on
a bank discount basis.

As of April 6, 1968.

1/

Currently includes the 4 per cent bond of February 15, 1970.

2J

Currently
4-3/4 per
4
per
4
per

includes the
cent note of
cent bond of
cent bond of

3/

Currently
4
per
3-1/2 per
3-1/4 per
3-1/2 per
4-1/4 per

includes the following bonds due or callable in
cent of 1980
4
per cent
cent of 1980
4-1/8 per cent
cent of 1985
3
per cent
cent of 1990
3-1/2 per cent
cent of 1987-92

4/

Prices derived from average market yields on the basis of an assumed 3 per cent,
20-year bond.

following notes and bonds:
5/15/72
4-1/8 per cent bond of 11/15/73
8/15/72
4-1/8 per cent bond of 2/15/74
8/15/73

uOVERNMENT FINANCE SECTION, FEDERAL RESERVE BOARD

10
of
of
of
of

years or more:
1988-93
1989-94
1995
1998

April 7, 1969