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A Brief Look at Earnings Season and a Measure of SPX Over Valuation...
Picture of SPX over valuation. SPX dividend yield of 1.92% vs. 10yr T note yielding 3.2%!
Market bulls should be wary of the yield curve's slow grind this time as opposed to Feb's big spike (which was a b...
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Bank Of America Calls It: "The Peak In Home Sales Has Been Reach...
Thanks @TimKnight for all you do. GO Rosenstein! Interesting 25th Amendment tidbit(s): "What are considere...
Crescat interest rate model
You will now earn more on a risk-free 2-year Treasury than you will from the S&P 500 dividends.
We now have yield inversion
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Nice jump in interest rates!
This year's worst hit emerging market currencies.
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As Fed continues with rate hikes, the yield curve continues to flatten. Spreads on 10-2y reach lowest point of t...
United States Inflation Rate
Inflation rate nearing 3% ... the fastest rates of inflation for over six years. The market may be underestimatin...
Calm before the storm: 10-year Treasury yield in the smallest weekly trading range since before 1980.
Treasury Short Bets May Be on Borrowed Time - Bloomberg
hedge-fund managers and large speculators boost 10-year note short positions to a record levels
Central bank purchases are shrinking and projected to turn negative by 2019. QT is considered by many fund mana...
Moscow Mystery: Where Did All Its Treasuries Go? - Bloomberg Quint
Treasury reported that Russia is no longer a “major foreign holder” of U.S. government securities after dumpin...
Central bank balance sheets have tripled since the global financial crisis a decade ago.
Debt Reckoning: More than 4T of junk bonds to mature over next decade.
Yield curve collapsing
Risk on rally in junk for June! HYG currently pays a 30 day yield of 5.76% on fund holdings rated BB grade and und...
Interest Rates Rising At Fastest Clip In 20 Years
Here Is The Stunning Reason Why Treasury Yields Blew Out In Apri...
In April, Russia liquidated $47.4 billion, half of its US Treasuries, , its lowest holdings since March 2008. Th...
The Global Bond Curve Just Inverted
Chart showing the flattening Treasury yield spreads of the 10-2 and 30-5. At this rate the curve could flatten...
This log chart compares the Gold price (USD) to the short term 2 year Treasury yield. Since gold has no yield is i...
ratio of Gold price to 30 year Treasury yield
Interest rate peak?
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Italian 2 yr yield has given back 3 years of monetary suppression in 6 trading days.
#end of the tightening cycle?
Investing in Chinese Stocks—投资大中华地区股市: 5-Year I...
Inflation expectations are falling. Rates are rising. Deflation is coming.
Rosenberg: S&P "Should Be 1000 Points Lower Than It Is Today" |...
In other words, we are in the middle of the Fed tightening cycle. As history shows, a tightening cycle is almost a...
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Federal Reserve balance sheet, excess reserves, and interest paid on those reserves
Interest above 3% again
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The surge in two-year yields to the highest since 2008, is "the scariest chart for investors" while one-year bill...
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Bull flag standing up out of bull flag on UK's index linked gilt. What's next?
Unexpected: what are the odds the 2s10s spread reverses before going negative? The trendline of 2s10s support show...
Post FOMC performance last 25 events
BofAML US High Yield Master II Option-Adjusted Spread failed to drop despite yesterday's monster rally.