Monthly Archives: March 2013

Another 10-year TIPS auction, and another world crisis …

I am getting tired of this pattern. I will attempt to offer no proof, but I am getting a strong feeling that just before every significant TIPS auction, we get a world crisis that drives up the prices of Treasurys, … Continue reading

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Inflation shot up sharply in Feburary

‘Headline’ inflation – properly called Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) – rose a very sharp 0.7% in February, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported this morning. It was the biggest monthly rise since June 2009. This was … Continue reading

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