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

July 6th, 2016

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.” Read more…

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Time To Rethink Your Love Affair With Bonds?

June 21st, 2016

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.  Read more…

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The Bond Market Has A Message

June 3rd, 2016

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. Read more…

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

April 20th, 2016

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. Read more…

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Bonds May Be Key Bear Market Tell

January 6th, 2016

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. Read more…

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Consider These Unconventional Bets On Rising Rates

December 18th, 2015

ratesMike Burnick: Yesterday the Fed began its long-awaited monetary policy “normalization” at last. Read more…

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Rate Hike: How Will The Markets Respond Next Week?

December 10th, 2015

Janet-YellenHarry Dent:  First of all, I think we’re all a little sick of hearing whether the Fed will raise rates this month – or whether they should’ve done it sooner. We’re talking about 0.25% if they do it!49 Read more…

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The Consensus Still Points To A Rate Hike In December

December 3rd, 2015

Janet-YellenHarry Dent:  Friday’s Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) October Personal Income and Outlays report was most important to the Fed. Read more…

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Is U.S. Inflation Too Low?

November 13th, 2015

inflation 600X300Rick Rieder looks beyond the headline inflation level to gauge whether the U.S. has an inflation problem.​ Read more…

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Investing Implications of Higher U.S. Rates

November 10th, 2015

ratesReal U.S. rates have been climbing, while rates are falling in much of the rest of the world. As Russ explains, this divergence has a number of implications for investors. Read more…

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The Odds Against Higher Interest Rates

November 2nd, 2015

ratesMike Burnick:  This week’s Federal Reserve policy meeting was yet another nonevent as expected. In fact, recent economic data has taken a definite turn for the worse including: Read more…

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The Fate Of U.S. Interest Rates

October 26th, 2015

ratesJeff D. Opdyke:  With the global economy in a tenuous spot, our Federal Reserve faces a difficult situation: Move interest rates in the wrong direction and you unleash Hell’s demons upon Asia … and you remove bulwarks buttressing our own economy. Read more…

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What To Make Of A Zero Percent Yield

October 19th, 2015

yieldThree-month Treasury bills made history this month when sold at a zero percent yield. Zero percent? What does this even mean? And why would an investor pay something for nothing? Matt Tucker explains. Read more…

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Is It Time To “Buy” Inflation?

October 13th, 2015

inflation 600X300While there’s little evidence that inflation is going to come roaring back anytime soon, current estimates may be too low. Russ explains. Read more…

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Watch Your Duration When Rates Rise

September 23rd, 2015

market bondsMatt Tucker explains what “duration” is and how to think about it in a rising interest rate environment. Read more…

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