“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 July 6, 2016 12:34pm

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

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

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

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

Rate Hike: How Will The Markets Respond Next Week?

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
NYSE:TBT December 10, 2015 4:49pm

The Consensus Still Points To A Rate Hike In December

Janet-YellenHarry Dent:  Friday’s Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) October Personal Income and Outlays report was most important to the Fed.
NYSE:TBT December 3, 2015 4:50pm

Is U.S. Inflation Too Low?

inflation 600X300Rick Rieder looks beyond the headline inflation level to gauge whether the U.S. has an inflation problem.​
NYSE:TBT November 13, 2015 4:24pm

Investing Implications of Higher U.S. Rates

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.
NYSE:TBT November 10, 2015 3:55pm

The Odds Against Higher Interest Rates

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:
NYSE:TBT November 2, 2015 3:01pm

The Fate Of U.S. Interest Rates

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.
NYSE:TBT October 26, 2015 4:00pm

What To Make Of A Zero Percent Yield

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.
NYSE:TBT October 19, 2015 2:26pm

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