Monthly Archives: August 2013

How high will TIPS and Treasury yields rise?

Since May 1 of this year, we have seen a pretty-much unprecedented rise in Treasury yields, almost blindingly quick as the Federal Reserve began to slowly back away (verbally, not in action) from its bond-buying stimulus program. On May 1, … Continue reading

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4-year, 8-month TIPS auctions at -0.127%, a 3-year high

The U.S. Treasury just announced that its reissue of a 4-year, 8-month TIPS auctioned with a yield to maturity of   -0.127%, the highest yield for any 4- or 5-year TIPS issued in more than three years. Read the announcement. … Continue reading

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