Bonds Analysis & Opinion

Benedetto DiCostanzo
Buy Treasury Bond Puts
By Benedetto DiCostanzo - Sep 02, 2015

The massive liquidation of Treasury’s by the Chinese government has pressured Bond futures into testing support levels. On August 31st Bonds closed below the 100 DMA and today it so far has ...

Eric De Groot
Bonds Also Looked Good In 1929
By Eric De Groot - Aug 31, 2015

The cycle of accumulation and distribution defines cause (building) within a broader mark up phase for US 10-year bond. A series of interest rates cuts and a reduction in reserve requirements by China...

Marc Chandler
Has China Been Selling T-Bills?
By Marc Chandler - Aug 27, 2015

The US 10-year Treasury yield has risen 30 bp since Monday's low-water mark. There are a number of reports that try to link the backing up in US yields to purported sales by China. The Chinese sales, ...

Danske Markets
Fixed Income Market Watch: Sweden  
By Danske Markets - Aug 24, 2015

A quantitative run through of the Swedish fixed income market, starting with the Riksbank and money markets before moving on to government and mortgage bonds. To Read the Entire Report Please Click...

Ed Yardeni
Junk Bonds Getting Junkier
By Ed Yardeni - Aug 20, 2015

One of the best coincident and real-time indicators of bursting bubbles and recessions is the yield spread between US high-yield corporate bonds and the 10-year US Treasury. It isn’t flashing ...

Trader Moe
The 10-Year Has Broken Out
By Trader Moe - Aug 19, 2015

The 10-year Treasury bond has Broken Out of its Rising Wedge (Pink) for its Retrace to 125-16 The 10-year t-note has broken out of its extended rising wedge (pink) for its retrace to 125-16. Watch ...

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 ...