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Bonds – Up, Up, and Away!

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I haven’t traded bonds (via TLT) in a while, but I’ve been watching them with interest (heh). I read this morning how all the big boys shorted the bejesus out of the bond market early this year and are seeing their positions get ripped to shreds. I think plenty more ripping is in store. The smart money, it seems, understand bonds as a safe haven for the shitstorm that’s forthcoming.