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Wade Slome
Yield Starving Foreigners Go Muni Hunting By Wade Slome - May 15, 2016

In the current cold, barren, negative interest rate environment, foreign investors are getting hungry and desperate as they hunt for yield. In the hopes of kick-starting economic activity around the ...

Doug Short
Treasury Yields: A Long-Term Perspective By Doug Short - May 15, 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 ...

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...