Government And "Municipal" Figures Are Not Included. Data Were Computed From January 1924 To 1931 Only. Earlier Data Are Published In Whole. Data Computed By Adding The Following Items: Long-Term Bonds And Notes; Short-Term Bonds And Notes; Preferred Stocks; Common Stocks. Data Were Checked With Cumulative Totals (See Individual Components At End.) Data Refer To "New Capital"; "Refunding" Is Excluded. The Only Foreign Issues From 1932 To The Third Quarter, 1943 Are $0.06 Million In The Second Quarter, 1938 And $0.42 Million In The First Quarter Of 1942. Source: NBER Computed From Data In The Commercial And Financial Chronicle
This NBER data series q10013a appears on the NBER website in Chapter 10 at http://www.nber.org/databases/macrohistory/contents/chapter10.html.
NBER Indicator: q10013a
Release: NBER Macrohistory Database
National Bureau of Economic Research, New Corporate Issues, Bonds, Notes and Stocks, Foreign for United States [Q1013AUSQ144NNBR], retrieved from FRED, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis https://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/series/Q1013AUSQ144NNBR/, July 4, 2015.