Traders Are Suddenly Betting The Fed Won’t Raise Rates Again (TLT)

From Tyler Durden: The last two weeks have seen speculators cover over $710 billion worth of Fed rate-hike bets - the biggest move in Eurodollar futures history as Trump concerns and Fed Minutes reignite lost faith in the ebullient future that sparked the creation of a record $3 trillion bet that The Fed will be right this time.
NASDAQ:TLT May 28, 2017 6:53am

Don’t Be Surprised If The Fed Keeps Rates On Ice For A While (TLT)

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From Nilus Mattive: The Federal Reserve will hold its next meeting three weeks from today. And most market-watchers still expect U.S. monetary policymakers to announce another rate hike.
NASDAQ:TLT May 24, 2017 7:41am

What The iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas.Bond ETF (TLT) Says About Reflation

From BlackRock: Global bond markets are flashing caution on the reflation trade. Yet we see the underlying reflationary dynamic as alive and well. Jeff Rosenberg explains.
NASDAQ:TLT May 19, 2017 7:52am

BlackRock: Interest Rates Will Remain Depressed for Longer Than Anticipated

interest ratesBlackRock analyst Rick Rieder explained recently why the world's largest asset manager is betting that interest rates will stay low for the next several months -- and perhaps many years.
NASDAQ:TLT July 15, 2016 9:32am

The Party Is Over For Low Interest Rates Globally

ratesPatrick MontesDeOca: As we come to the end of this year, I decided to look and see what happened to the US Treasury 30 Year Bond Yield and the S&P 500 SPDR ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY) in 2013, and how they could impact our portfolios in 2014.
NYSE:HYG December 26, 2013 12:39pm

ETF To Play As The Fed Continues To Print Money

printing QEMoe Zulfiqar: The Federal Reserve has been very accommodative. Its goals are very simple: it wants economic growth in the U.S. economy. As a result, the Federal Reserve is taking extraordinary measures, printing $85.0 billion a month
NYSE:TBT November 19, 2013 1:15pm

Bond Market Gets Slammed On Fed Tapering Flip-Flop

market bondsMike Larson: You read it here first last Friday. I wrote in no uncertain terms that:
NYSE:HYG November 15, 2013 1:16pm

Will Foreign Investors Begin To Sell U.S. Bonds

market bondsSasha Cekerevac: As everyone is celebrating the market at record highs, another record was just broken and no one appears to be celebrating it.
NYSE:TBT November 5, 2013 12:04pm

The Economic Side Effects of Washington Dysfunction

recession governmentLast week I highlighted the investment implications of continued budget uncertainty: higher volatility. We didn’t have to wait long – on Monday, equity market volatility hit a multi-month high.
NYSE:TBT October 11, 2013 11:38am

Move Money Into Risk-Free Treasury Bills

market bonds: Due to the recent government shutdown, the easy money from the Federal Reserve will likely continue until at least the final Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting of the year in December.
NYSE:TBT October 4, 2013 2:41pm

What To Do When A Rising Rate Environment Is NEAR

ratesMatt Tucker: With the Fed deciding to delay tapering at their last meeting, it looks like the rise in interest rates that many investors have been fearing won’t happen quite yet.  Eventually, as the Fed slows down and ultimately stops their bond-buying program
NYSE:TBT October 3, 2013 3:29pm

A Rare Loss For Bonds

market bondsJeffrey Rosenberg: Bonds go up when stocks go down, right? Not anymore it seems. And what happens when stocks go down because interest rates go up (a situation that has become all too common in recent months)?
NYSE:TBT September 13, 2013 1:04pm

China and Japan Don’t Want Our Bonds

market bondsIan Wyatt: Amid all the news about Syria and record oil prices, you may have missed a crucial red flag for the bond market.
NYSE:TBT September 6, 2013 1:04pm

Why Rising Mortgage Rates Matter For The U.S. Recovery

Economy recessionAs long-term rates have climbed in recent months, mortgage rates have followed suit. The cost of a 30-year conventional mortgage is now at about 4.7%, up from 3.6% in early May, and the monthly mortgage payment on a median US house
NYSE:TBT August 27, 2013 2:08pm

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