Description:Â Mark Gongloff discusses the recent eagerness of blue-chip companies to issue fresh debt, and the eagerness of investors to buy it.
Source: Marketwatch.comÂ â€“ video report
Questions for discussion:
- Why are these firms selling bonds?
- If these analysts are right about financial management thinking at these firms, what should investors be doing?
- What do you think these firms plan to do with the cash they are raising?
- What does this strategy say about managementâ€™s view toward future business activity?