Definitions for junk bond
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junk bond, high-yield bond(noun)
a (speculative) bond with a credit rating of BB or lower; issued for leveraged buyouts and other takeovers by companies with questionable credit
A bond (an instrument of debt) which is considered below "investment grade" due to a significant risk of default by the issuer. The interest rate is higher in order to compensate holders for that risk.
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We are looking at real carnage in the junk bond market.
It's the( Fed) communiqué that's going to count, but the real problem here is the junk bond market, which is tied to oil prices, a lot of paper written to oil companies are in question, and so it ties in with the price of oil.
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