US Treasuries Tag

As Econ Data Slows, How High Can Rates Rise?

10 May, by Bryce Coward, CFA in Economy, Portfolio Management

From the middle of April through yesterday 10-year treasury rates rose from 2.17 to 2.40, prompting the obvious question of how high will they rise. The interesting thing about the recent slight backup in rates is that it has occurred within the context of slowing...

The Smart Money Is Getting Long Treasury Bonds Again

28 Apr, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Markets

Long-dated US Treasury bonds have been treading water of late, leaving many rate watchers wondering in what direction the next big move is going to be. One variable in the next move is of course trader positioning. The two charts below show how the ”smart...

The Battle Of Risk Free Assets And What It Means For Stocks

22 Aug, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Uncategorized

When it comes to safe haven investments, the world generally invests in two assets: US Treasuries or German Bunds. Recently, bunds seem to be the preferred ”risk-free” investment of choice by a wide margin which has historically been a negative signal for stocks ....