Treasury yields slide as announcement of U.S. - China trade deal disappoints

U.S. Treasury yields fell on Friday after the U.S. and China struck a so-called phase one trade deal that would put off the implementation of tariffs in December, but both ...

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Betting On Bonds: Why A 2% Yield Isn't So Crazy

It has become common for investment strategists to ridicule bonds as an investment due to the low "yield," without consideration for the regime of economic growth (accelerating ...

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Treasury yields come off lows on China tariff delay reports before auction for benchmark bonds

U.S. Treasury yields bounced off their lows on early Tuesday as equities erased their losses on expectations for a delay to tariffs on China, with a auction for the bond-market ...

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Treasury yields jump after Trump says trade deal with China 'getting very close'

The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note, which moves inversely to price, popped about 12...

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How To Maximize Your Retirement Portfolio With These Top-Ranked Dividend Stocks - December 10, 2019

For example, 10-year Treasury bonds in the late 1990s offered a yield of around 6.50%, which...

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The Federal Reserve Is Primed to Launch ‘QE4’ as Year Winds Down, Strategist Says. Others Say That’s...

Right now the Fed is intervening with monthly $60 billion purchases of shorter-term bills that...

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Here’s where the 10-year Treasury yield is headed in 2020 as Brexit and U.S. - China trade headwinds...

That could help restart global capital investment spending, a boon for stocks and a danger for bonds...

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The Fed is ramping up its repo operations to head off year-end funding issues

Also, overnight repo operations on Dec. 31 and Jan. 2 will rise to at least $150 billion. Finally,...

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The Treasury Bond, Utilities And Junk Bond ETFs Are In Trading Ranges

The dividend yield for the utilities stock ETF is just 3.11% which is not cheap enough as Treasury...

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Bond Investing Has Changed. Here’s How To Change With It.

Interest rates have fallen recently. First, here is the recent history of 7-year annualized returns...

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The housing-backed investment vehicles that fueled the financial crisis are enjoying their best...

Mortgage-backed securities hit a three-month winning streak after outperforming US Treasuries...

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U.S. Yields Will Sink to 1.2% as Recession Hits, SocGen Says

Treasury 10-year yields may slide to a record low 1.2% by the end of next year as the U.S. enters a...

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Traders Look to Profit in China Bond Market That Won’t Move

China’s 10-year yield has fallen just 11 basis points this year, missing out on a global rally that...

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Treasury yields end higher following weak manufacturing data, trade tensions

Treasury yields climbed Monday, after surprisingly weak data pointed to continued woes for U.S. manufacturers and President Trump ratcheted up trade tensions. The yield on ...

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8 Best Low-Risk Investments in December 2019 | Bankrate

With all of the uncertainty around the direction of the economy moving forward, some wary investors...

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Disney Stock Is Loved by Wall Street. Its Bonds? Not So Much.

Analyst Dave Novosel thinks the company’s bonds will underperform the broader bond market over the...

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China Traders Look to Profit in Bond Market That Doesn’t Move

China’s 10-year yield has fallen just 9 basis points this year, missing out on a global rally that...

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Manufacturing Is No Longer That Important to US Economy

I believe the U.S. isn't, for the size of its economy, a noted manufacturer. It does still make...

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Big Tech's stock market reign will end in 2020. Here's why

Big tech stocks like Apple, as well as fellow FAANG companies Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google...

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Is the 60-40 Stocks-Bonds Split Dying Off?

The 60-40 split, they argue, made sense in a world where stocks and bonds were negatively correlated. Per Schrager’s article, Bank of America...

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U.S. Treasury Yields Lifted by Overseas Economic Data

U.S. government bonds pulled back, reflecting better-than-expected economic data out of China and the eurozone that outweighed a disappointing report on the U.S. manufacturing sector.

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Bonds Are Selling Off. Here's Why the Losses Could Continue.

The iShares Barclays 20+ Year Treasury Bond exchange-traded fund (ticker: TLT) has declined 2% over...

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Municipal Bond Activity Rises

Treasury yields have been ticking higher with the major indexes in the equities market notching record highs. Nonetheless, yields are still low, which is making fixed income ...

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Repo Fretting Shifts to Treasuries as Market Faces Next Test

If repo rates become jumpy again -- and many are girding for that to happen in the middle and end of...

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What to Invest in During a Recession

Recessions are a part of the business cycle. Some investments may hold up better during these periods than others. Most investors are poor forecasters of...

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Government bond yields trim rise after weak ISM reading

Treasury yields remained higher, but modestly trimmed gains, after a weaker-than-expected reading on U.S. economic data partly offset an earlier round of data showing a rebound ...

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How to Maximize Your Retirement Portfolio with These Top-Ranked Dividend Stocks - December 02, 2019

Here's an eye-opening statistic: older Americans are more afraid of running out of money than of...

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Repo Fretting Shifts to Treasuries as Market Faces December Test

If repo rates become jumpy again -- and many are girding for that to happen in the middle and end of...

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JPMorgan Sees Global Economic Pickup Spurring Subpar Returns

Developed-market bonds, as might be expected, will be laggards, with JPMorgan projecting losses in...

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Government bond yields on rise as global manufacturing shows signs of life

U.S. Treasury prices retreated Monday, pushing up yields, after data showing a rebound in Chinese manufacturing activity helped to ease worries over the global economic outlook ...

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Stocks Set for Muted Start; Treasury Futures Dip: Markets Wrap

A gauge of China’s manufacturing sector jumped unexpectedly in November, signaling a recovery amid a...

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Treasury yields pop higher after economic data underlines resilient U.S. growth

U.S. Treasury yields rose Wednesday in a holiday-truncated week as a round of data highlighted a rebound in investment spending and suggested third-quarter economic growth ...

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The current bond yield stagnation mirrors late-1800s 'long depression,' economist suggests

The past year has seen multiple inversions of the U.S. two-year/10-year Treasury yield curve and...

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A Foolish Take: Another Surprisingly Strong Year for Bonds | The Motley Fool

As you can see below from the year-to-date returns of various iShares bond ETFs, those who invested their money in Treasury bonds with longer maturities ...

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Treasuries’ Appeal Will Fade Next Year as the Economy Strengthens, J.P. Morgan Says

The Treasury market is on its way to its best year since 2011. J.P. Morgan ’s strategists say...

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Treasury yields retreat on U.K. political jitters

Analysts said an auction for $41 billion of 5-year notes drew healthy appetite as government bonds rallied on Tuesday. On monetary policy, Federal Reserve Gov. Lael Brainard ...

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Bonds Set to Close Out 2019 with Another Banner Year

Yet the bond market has defied calls for an imminent implosion for years, and those who’ve stuck with an asset allocation model that includes both stocks...

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Treasury Yields Fall as Equities Gain Steam

Yields on U.S. government bonds fell Monday, extending a decline that has all but wiped out the jump in Treasury yields during the first half of...

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Improve Your Retirement Income with These 3 Top-Ranked Dividend Stocks - November 25, 2019

For example, 10-year Treasury bonds in the late 1990s offered a yield of around 6.50%, which...

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Why Goldman Sachs sees a ‘baby bear market’ in bonds

Betting against bonds has not, to say the least, worked well for the last 40 years or so. The yield on the 10-year Treasury TMUBMUSD10Y, +0.00% was close...

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TREASURIES-US bonds rally with UK, Treasury to sell 5-year notes

*Treasury to sell $41 bln five-year notes. NEW YORK, Nov 26- U.S. As were getting closer to the election there are concerns about any spillover, said Justin Lederer, an interest rate strategist at Cantor Fitzgerald in New York.

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Treasury Rally Threatens to Erase November Yield Rise

The recent drop comes as share prices are rising, showing a divergence in risk perception between...

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3 Top-Ranked Dividend Stocks: A Smarter Way To Boost Your Retirement Income - November 28, 2019

For example, 10-year Treasury bonds in the late 1990s offered a yield of around 6.50%, which...

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Carla Fried: What every buy-and-hold retirement saver needs to check ASAP

Time in the market, not market timing is the popular maxim at the heart of being a buy-and-hold...

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Asian Stocks Slip on Trade Paralysis; Bonds Dip: Markets Wrap

Asian stocks drifted lower at the open as investors continued to await signs of progress in...

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Japan Reduces US Treasury Holdings, Yet Remains on Top

Treasuries in September even after reducing its government securities holdings by the most since at...

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Asia Stocks Set for Muted Open; Treasuries Edge Up: Markets Wrap

Asian stocks looked set for a muted open as investors continued to await signs of progress in...

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'The bond phenomenon of 2019' isn't over yet, says trader

It's been a big year for the bond market. U.S. Treasury yields, which move inversely to bond prices,...

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Stocks Edge Higher With Focus on China Trade Deal: Markets Wrap

The dollar weakened and Treasury yields dipped. The S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average and Nasdaq...

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Japan Reduces U.S. Treasury Holdings, Yet Remains on Top

The value of Japan’s holdings of U.S. notes, bills and bonds fell by about $28.9 billion to $1.15 trillion, the Treasury Department said in a monthly data ...

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U.S. Government Bonds Rally on Trade Concerns

U.S. government bonds strengthened, pushing the yield on the 10-year note down to around 1.80%, after a news report suggested that China was pessimistic...

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Treasury yields slump from session highs as earlier trade optimism dissipates

U.S. Treasury yields fell Monday after investors juggled conflicting reports on the state of trade talks and the prospects for a phase one deal between Beijing and Washington ...

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Here's How Much A 30-Year Mortgage On A $250,000 Home Really Costs

Assuming zero down payment up front (most 30-year mortgages require at least 5%), that $250,000...

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Here are 5 things to know about the surge in Fed mortgage bond buying

They also underscored that while the Fed has helped tame the funding market for Treasury debt, that...

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TREASURIES-U.S. long-dated yields drop to two-week lows on trade uncertainty

By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss NEW YORK, Nov 18 (Reuters) - U.S. long-dated Treasury yields fell to...

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7 Low-Risk Investments with High Returns in 2019

Low-risk is a relative term when it comes to investing. The classic risk-free investment is Treasury securities, but even they carry some degree of price risk from changes ...

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VNQ: Why Upside Potential Is Limited In REIT ETFs

REIT ETFs broke to record highs after a multi-year consolidation on the backdrop of lower interest rates. VNQ dividend yield and 10-year Treasury yield spread c

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Treasury yields tick higher on trade optimism

U.S. Treasury yields rose Monday amid reports that talks between U.S. and Chinese trade negotiators were making progress towards a phase one deal. The 10-year Treasury ...

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3 Easy Ways You Can Make Money During a Recession | The Motley Fool

For example, in recent months we witnessed a couple of short-term inversions of the yield curve -- a...

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Recent Indications Value Investing May Be Returning To Favor

When a long-term trend loses its momentum, short-term volatility tends to rise. During Q3 2019, “haven” assets were strongest among the primary asset classes.1 This followed a similar pattern ...

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No Conviction on Buying Treasuries Right Now, Says Pepperstone’s Weston

Chris Weston, head of research at Pepperstone Group, discusses U.S. treasury yields and his outlook...

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Stocks and bonds appear to be sending different messages — here’s why that’s not the case

Since bottoming Christmas Eve, the benchmark S&P 500 Index is up over 30%, but the U.S. 10-year ...

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Treasury yields extend slide as investors confront renewed trade and economic concerns

U.S. Treasury yields slipped Thursday as investors eyed weakening economic data in Asia, along with political jitters around the globe and uncertain progress toward a partial ...

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Asia shares hauled higher as China trims key repo rate

Beijing's latest policy shift added to hopes it might also be more serious about making progress in...

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Treasury yields end flat after Trump rehashes Fed spat in speech, but offers few details on China...

U.S. Treasury yields ended slightly lower Tuesday after President Donald Trump said the first leg of a U.S.-China trade deal was “close” to being finalized in a speech in ...

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The Fed Helps Return The Treasury Bond ETF Play

As the Federal Reserve maintains a loose monetary policy to prop up the economy, long-term Treasury bonds and related ETFs could continue to maintain a ...

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Treasury yields extend slide as softening Asian data and trade uncertainty weigh on sentiment

U.S. Treasury yields slipped on Thursday as investors eyed weakening economic data in Asia, along with geopolitical jitters and uncertainty around a phase one trade deal.

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How to Manage Bonds Before a Recession

When the economic forecast starts calling for a recession, investors should turn a careful eye to their portfolios for their bond strategy. A...

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Asia shares tick higher as China cuts repo rate

Beijing's policy move added to hopes it might also be more serious about making progress in trade talks with the United States. On Saturday, Chinese...

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Bond ETFs for Those Concerned About a Resurgence in Inflation | ETF Trends

Based on the spread between the yields of 10-year U.S. government debt and Treasury...

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America’s yield curve is no longer inverted

Around a year before each of the past three recessions the yield curve—which shows the return on government bonds from very short durations to very long...

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An Introduction to Investing in the Bond Market

The bond market is a safe harbor when the stock market starts going pear shaped, or just feels a bit wobbly. Here’s what you need to know about bonds and...

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The Treasury Bond And Utilities ETFs Straddle Pivots As The Junk Bond ETF Holds Key Moving Average

The yield on the 30-year Treasury bond rose to 2.444% on Nov. 7, holding its semiannual value level...

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10-year Treasury yield on track for biggest one-day surge since Trump election

After months of staying pessimistic about global economic growth, amid the U.S. - China trade war,...

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Treasuries on the Edge of 2% as Momentum Funds Eye the Exits

Benchmark Treasury yields are on the brink of a break above 2% as a global reflation trade gathers...

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128 Billion Reasons Investors Should Be Very Worried About the Stock Market | The Motley Fool

Since hitting their Great Recession lows in March 2009, the iconic Dow Jones Industrial Average,...

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Gold Headed to August 1 Low as 10-Year Yields Moves Toward 2.06 Percent

The yield curve, which inverted over the summer, raising recession fears, also steepened to the...

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Forget the Yield Curve Inversion. Now’s the Time to Be Concerned...

Treasury bond prices have collapsed. As a result, long-term interest rates have increased. The yield...

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U.S. Treasury’s 10-year yield surge to three month highs may be good news for the stock market

The sharp slide in long-term government bond yields has supported equity valuations by widening the...

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Treasury selloff is more about the Fed than the trade deal

The U.S. bond market was closed on Monday to commemorate Veterans Day, pausing a massive selloff in...

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The single best investment for the next decade

Index and the consumer-price index. The S&P 500 SPX, +0.26% (or its predecessor indexes) did far better, outpacing inflation at a 6.3% annualized rate...

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10-year Treasury yield retreats below 1.90% amid trade uncertainty and Hong Kong protests

U.S. Treasury yields slipped on Wednesday as uncertainty on tariff rollbacks and protests in Hong Kong drove investors to take shelter in government paper. The 10-year < ...

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Flight To Safety ETFs For Treasury Bonds And Utilities Suffer From Negative Technicals

Treasury Bond yield rose to 2.444% on Nov. 7, testing its semiannual value level at 2.431%. The...

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