From John Ainger: Goldman Sachs Group Inc. joined a growing number of Wall Street banks lowering their forecasts for Treasury yields in the face of slowing global economic growth and faltering bets on tighter monetary policy.
From Thomas Franck: U.S. government debt yields sank Tuesday as fixed-income investors continued to doubt expectations of burgeoning inflation and sustained economic activity amid more dovish commentary from the Federal Reserve.
From ETF Channel: Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ”shares” investors are actually buying and selling ”units”. These ”units” can be traded back and forth just like stocks, but can also be created or destroyed to accommodate investor demand. Each week we monitor the week-over-week change in shares outstanding data, […]
From Kristina Hooper: Stocks continued to slide last week, and most major indices are negative for the year-to-date period — some having posted double-digit losses.
From ETF Channel: Looking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, one standout is the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (Symbol: TLT)
From ETF Channel: Looking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, one standout is the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT) .
From Rob Waldner: Invesco Fixed Income shares its views on rates around the world.
From BlackRock: Richard Turnill explains why it isn’t time yet to ramp up exposure to long-term global government bonds.
From Franklin Templeton Investments: There has been a lot of talk this year about the flattening of the US yield curve–which is a graphical representation of the spread between short- and long-term interest-rate instruments.
From Jill Mislinski: Let’s take a closer look at recent activity in US Treasuries. The yield on the 10-year note ended Friday at 3.09% and the 30-year bond closed at 3.25%.
From Chris Kimble: At what point does the rise in treasury yields (and interest rates) matter to the economy and stock market?
From Knowledge Leaders Capital: Is last week’s 18 basis point selloff in 10 year government bonds the start of a bond bear market or a market adjusting to the realities of the time, albeit in a somewhat disorderly way?
From BlackRock: Russ Koesterich takes a look at whether stocks and bonds will move in sync again and what to do if they will.
From Dana Lyons: Bond yields have broken out to multi-year highs, but is this move sustainable?
From Keith Weiner: This is a textbook case. Well, it would be if there was a textbook that presented the dynamics of the rising and falling interest rate cycles.