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Bonds Analysis & Opinion

Ed Carlson
TNX: Resistance Is Near 20.00 Level By Ed Carlson - May 04, 2016

TNX (the yield on the 10-Year, US Treasury note) fell 3.65% to close at 18.19 on the 30-dma last week. Look for a bounce with equities early this week but don’t expect it to be sustained as the ...

Eric De Groot
Review Of U.S. Treasury Bonds By Eric De Groot - Apr 28, 2016

A 25 basis point (bp) interest rate cut, the third reduction in six months that follows 100 bp reduction in the reserve requirement a month ago, and the Fed's reluctance to hike rates extends a ...

Doug Short
Treasury Yields: A Long-Term Perspective By Doug Short - Apr 25, 2016

Let's have a look at a long-term perspective on Treasury yields. The chart below shows the 10-Year Constant Maturity yield since 1962 along with the Federal Funds Rate (FFR) and inflation. The range ...

Mike (Mish) Shedlock
BoJ Corners 33% Of Bond Market By Mike (Mish) Shedlock - Apr 22, 2016

All Japanese bonds have a yield under 0.3% as of April 19. Yield on the 40-year bond fell to a record low 0.29%. Yield on the 30-year bond hit a record low 0.285% Japan’s two-year bond yield hit...

Chris Kimble
Junk Is Trying To Breakout By Chris Kimble - Apr 14, 2016

While junk bonds haven't had much to brag about over the past few years, that trend is doing its best to change. Junk bonds are often viewed as leading indicators for the future direction of the ...