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Bonds Analysis & Opinion

Wall Street Daily
Long-Term Bonds Are A Huge Value Trap By Wall Street Daily - Jun 21, 2016

As income-oriented investors continue to scramble to find decent yields, many are being enticed towards long-term bonds. Don’t be one of them. While the yields are tempting enough, they’re...

Elliott Wave Forecast
10 Year Yields Look To Bounce By Elliott Wave Forecast - Jun 21, 2016

10 Year Short term Elliottwave structure suggests that cycle from 3/16 peak, i.e. 2.00, has ended with wave W at 1.518. Rally from there is unfolding as a double three where wave (w) ended at 1.62 and...

Sober Look
What The Bond Market Is Telling Investors By Sober Look - Jun 20, 2016

Over the past month, the global bond markets have been sending out signals that all is not well with the global economies. Initially, the surge in negative nominal rates in Europe and Japan rattled ...

John Mousseau
Tax-Free Munis: Q2 2016 Review By John Mousseau - Jun 19, 2016

Low, Lower, Lowest The tax-free bond market spent the second quarter slowly grinding to lower and lower yields – especially in the longer-maturity end of the curve where the muni market has set ...

David Fabian
Time To Rethink Your Love Affair With Bonds? By David Fabian - Jun 17, 2016

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 U.S. ...

AG Thorson
10-Year U.S. Treasury Yields Could Drop To 1% By AG Thorson - Jun 16, 2016

There is a 4.5-year cycle in 10-year treasury yields you might find interesting. Yields are dropping and will likely reach all-time lows later this year. A Brexit could see a panic pushing yields down...

Gregory W. Harmon
Two Targets From The Break Out In Bonds By Gregory W. Harmon - Jun 14, 2016

US Treasuries have been chugging along as stocks flirt with all-time highs. And now with stocks pulling back slightly Treasuries are continuing higher. Lets set aside the fairy tale that stocks and ...

Global Yields Fall On Risk Aversion By ActionForex - Jun 14, 2016

Risk aversion continues to dominate the global financial markets on Brexit fears. Nikkei suffers another day of selloff and is trading down -204 pts, or -1.28% at the time of writing. That followed ...

Peter Brandt
U.S. Interest Rates And Fed At Disconnect By Peter Brandt - Jun 14, 2016

The dominant chart construction in Treasury Bonds (30-Year T-Bonds in chart below) is the 10-month symmetrical triangle completed on the weekly continuation graph in late January. The September ...

Chris Ciovacco
Bond Traders Turn Massively Bearish   By Chris Ciovacco - Jun 13, 2016

The stock market has seen various forms of extremely rare behavior over the past three years. The bond market has also checked some very, very rare boxes recently. From Bloomberg: Today’s bond ...