Bond Markets In Shambles As Post-Trump Yields Surge

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U.S. Treasuries are taking a cliff-dive today as rates are skyrocketing post Presidential election results.
NYSE:TBT November 9, 2016 1:19pm

Unusual Options Activity on Inverse Bond ETF: Higher Rates Coming?

With bonds on the move last Friday during a tumultuous day of Fed commentary about the possible future path of interest rates, we saw some options activity in a levered inverse Bond fund that is worth pointing out.
NYSE:TBT August 29, 2016 5:06pm

Treasury Snapshot: The Flight To Treasuries

market bondsDoug Short:  Let's take a closer look at US Treasuries in the wake of the turmoil in Europe following the Brexit leave vote in the UK. The flight to treasuries has accelerated dramatically, with the yield on the 10-, 20- and 30-year instruments hitting record lows.
NYSE:BOND July 6, 2016 2:51pm

“It Feels Like 2008” Government Bond Yields Signal “Something Very Nasty Is Coming”

yieldTyler Durden:  With global developed market bond yields crashing to record lows and almost $10 trillion of negative-yielding debt worldwide, it is no surprise that money managers are concerned that "it's starting to feel like 2008."
NYSE:TBT

Time To Rethink Your Love Affair With Bonds?

market bondsDavid Fabian:  Falling in love is one of the greatest experiences on earth.  However, it also leaves us blind to the flaws or shortcomings of our counterpart.  That is how I feel about bonds right now with the 10-Year U.S. Treasury Yield (TNX) at 1.56% and continuing to crater lower on an almost daily basis in June. 
NYSE:AGG June 21, 2016 3:29pm

Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500: Are Markets Confused Or Broken?

Wall streetTaki Tsaklanos:  We observe odd trends in the market, the most important one being Treasuries and stocks both trading near all-time highs.
NYSE:DIA June 20, 2016 1:10pm

The Bond Market Has A Message

bearbull1Taki Tsaklanos:  A key theme in our market outlook is the dynamics between markets. Particularly, comparing bonds with stocks gives a good idea of where markets are headed, and that is the reason why the bonds to stocks ratio is our favorite indicator for the outlook of markets.
NYSE:DIA June 3, 2016 11:57am

What Happens To Bond ETFs In Stressed Markets?

new etfsSince their introduction more than a decade ago, bond ETFs have become an important investment tool. Interestingly, their value is most obvious during times of bond market stress. Matt Tucker explains.
NYSE:BND April 22, 2016 2:54pm

The 10-Year Treasury: It’s Less Than You Think

wall-street-etfHarry Dent:  When the Fed was created in 1914, it was set to task of controlling short-term interest rates in an attempt to iron out financial cycles.
NYSE:TBT April 20, 2016 12:56pm

Why Now May Be The Time For TIPS

inflationMatt Tucker explores the recently-resurfaced inflation conversation and discusses why now may be the time to revisit Treasury Inflation Protected Securities (TIPS).
NYSE:TBT March 2, 2016 3:07pm

3 ETFs That Will Help You Hedge Your Portfolio

etfsDavid Fabian:  Hedging your portfolio is a strategy that is often employed by those who want to take out some downside protection against the possibility of a market drop. The most successful application of this process is to reduce your exposure in highly
NYSE:GLD February 19, 2016 4:16pm

Bonds May Be Key Bear Market Tell

market bondsChris Ciovacco:  Since maximum fear in the financial markets tends to create demand for safer-haven bonds, the chart of long-term Treasuries (NYSEARCA:TLT) should be helpful from a risk-assessment perspective.
NYSE:TBT January 6, 2016 4:13pm

Consider These Unconventional Bets On Rising Rates

ratesMike Burnick: Yesterday the Fed began its long-awaited monetary policy “normalization” at last.
NYSE:TBT December 18, 2015 12:52pm

The Fed Finally Raises Interest Rates

Janet-YellenBob Ciura:  Throughout 2015, whether or not the U.S. Federal Reserve would increase interest rates for the first time since 2006 had been debated back and forth ad nauseam. Now we finally have our answer.
NYSE:TBT December 17, 2015 5:00pm

Time To Favor TIPS?

inflationA sluggish economy, strong dollar and falling energy prices have pushed inflation down to historically low levels. However, as Russ explains, expectations for future inflation may be too complacent.
NYSE:TBT December 14, 2015 4:20pm

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