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Sector

The financial definition for Sector:

Used to characterize a group of securities that are similar with respect to maturity, type, rating, industry, and/or coupon.




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Intermarket sector spread

Intermarket sector spread
The spread between the interest rate offered in two sectors of the bond market for issues of the same maturity.


Intramarket sector spread

Intramarket sector spread
The spread between two issues of the same maturity within a market sector. For instance, the difference in interest rates offered for five-year industrial corporate bonds and five-year utility corporate bonds.


Market sectors

Market sectors
The classifications of bonds by issuer characteristics, such as state government, corporate, or utility.


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