ECONOMIC STATISTICS--MAY, 2000:









   KEY INTEREST RATES:

            PRIME RATE:

                   5/16----9.50%

                   5/15----9.00%

           Year Ago----7.75%

            DISCOUNT RATE:

                    5/16----6.00%

                    5/15----5.50%

            Year Ago----4.50%

    FEDERAL FUNDS RATE:

                     3/17----5.75%

                      3/16----5.77%

             Year Ago----4.75%

    3-MONTH T-BILLS RATE:

                      3/17----5.72%

                      3/16----5.68%

              Year Ago----4.50%

     6-MONTH T-BILLS RATE:

                       3/17----5.87%

                       3/16----5,83%

              Year Ago----4.62%

        10-YEAR T-INFL. RATE:

                       3/17----4.16%

                       3/16----4.17%

              Year Ago----3.91%

         10-YEAR T-NOTE RATE:

                       3/17----6.20%

                       3/16----6.24%

               Year Ago----5.17%

         30-YEAR T-BOND RATE:

                       3/17----6.00%

                       3/16----6.04%

              Year Ago----5.55%

       TELEPHONE BOND RATE:

                        3/17----8.15%

                        3/16----8.15%

               Year Ago----7.25%

        MUNICIPAL BOND RATE:  

                         3/17----6.07%

                         3/16----6.09%

                Year Ago----5.17%

 


 

 

  

    

                WEEK OF: 8/27----1,147.4 (Revised)

           M2

                WEEK OF:  9/3-----5,299.3

                WEEK OF: 8/27----5,291.3 (Revised)

          M3

                WEEK OF:  9/3------7,705.3

                WEEK OF: 8/27------7,677.3 (Revised)

      

   ANNUAL GROWTH RATE OF MONEY SUPPLY, IN PERCENT:

                   LATEST THREE MONTHS:  M1--(+7.1%)

                                                                   M2--(+8.6%)

                                                                   M3--(+10.4%)

                  

                    LATEST SIX MONTHS:       M1--(+6.9%)

                                                                   M2--(+10.2%)

                                                                   M3--(+12.7%)

                   

                    LATEST TWELVE MONTHS: M1--(+3.0%)

                                                                      M2--(+9.1%)

                                                                      M3--(+11.6%)

                                                      

 


 

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