Bonds Analysis & Opinion

Clive Maund
Junk Bonds Call For Market Crash
By Clive Maund - Aug 18, 2015

We have looked at plenty enough evidence in recent weeks that a crash is looming for US markets, and now we are going to take a look at another important piece of evidence that we haven’t ...

Michael Pento
A Street Car Named ‘Treasuries’
By Michael Pento - Aug 17, 2015

In the 1947 Tennessee Williams play “A Streetcar Named Desire” as she is being carted off to the mental institution Blanche Dubois utters these famous words …“I have always ...

Ashraf Laidi
German-U.S. Yield Spread Breaks out
By Ashraf Laidi - Aug 13, 2015

Bond yields fell across the board since mid-June, but the more meaningful fact for currency traders remains yield differentials. For EUR/USD watchers, the rate of decline in 10-year bund has been ...

Jay Kaeppel
T-Bonds And The End Of August
By Jay Kaeppel - Aug 13, 2015

As I have written about in the past (here, here and here) the last five trading days of the month tend to be “the best of times” for t-bonds. T-bonds have showed a particularly strong ...

Tim Knight
Time To Short Those Bonds
By Tim Knight - Aug 12, 2015

Last night, driving at 1:30 in the morning with my son to find a place to look at the meteor shower, I was telling him about the magical world of Dennis Gartman. I described the entire Gartman meme ...

Chris Kimble
These Breakouts Suggest Lower Rates
By Chris Kimble - Aug 11, 2015

Its easy to turn on the TV or go on the web and find a discussion about how the Fed is going to raise rates. Government bonds and utilities are often viewed as being sensitive to interest rates. If ...

Chris Kimble
One Rate Hike Or Two?
By Chris Kimble - Aug 07, 2015

Lately, everyone has been wondering when interest rates will move higher. The talking heads in the media seem convinced that rates are moving much higher. They aren’t talking about one hike; ...

Marc Chandler
A Few Bond Developments
By Marc Chandler - Aug 06, 2015

There are several recent developments in the fixed-income space that are distinct from the prospect of higher rates in the US and UK or the ongoing purchases by the BOJ, ECB and Riksbank. Corporates...

Trader Moe
Potential Price Channel For 10-Year Treasury
By Trader Moe  - Aug 05, 2015

Ten-Year T-Note Price Channel (Red) would be Heading into Critical Decision Wave The 10-year t-note has formed both a megaphone and a potential price channel across the neckline of its potential ...