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Bonds Analysis & Opinion

U.S. Yield Curves Flash Economic Anomaly By ValueWalk - Feb 15, 2017

Nineteenth-century writer Frédéric Bastiat, in his classic “Broken Window” parable warned that economic thinking requires us to see what isn’t happening as well as what...

Trader Moe
Moment Of Truth For 10-Year T-Bill By Trader Moe - Feb 08, 2017 1

ZN has been Working on a Bottom Since December 1 – Here’s Where We Find Out Whether It’s an Inverse H&S or Megaphone Bottom. The 10-year Treasury bill has been working on a ...

Marc Chandler
French Premium Over German Bonds By Marc Chandler - Feb 02, 2017

The rise of interest rates in Europe has seen premiums over Germany increase. This is not unusual. Often the intra-European spreads are sensitive to the underlying direction of rates. The premiums ...

John Mousseau
President Trump: Bond Market, Week One By John Mousseau - Jan 25, 2017

The market euphoria brought on by President-elect Trump (rising equity markets and bond yields) has now moved on to the reality of President Trump. The spadework of working with Congress to move his ...

Doug Short
Treasury Yields: A Long-Term Perspective By Doug Short - Jan 22, 2017

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 ...