Monthly Archives: August 2014

5-year TIPS auctions with yield of – 0.281%

The Treasury Department sold $16 billion in 5-year Treasury inflation-protected securities Thursday at a yield of -0.281%. That’s from Marketwatch … I am on the road.

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Checking in on Thursday’s TIPS auction, plus words from the Fed

I will be traveling Thursday and so I won’t be able to post any before- or after-thoughts on Thursday’s reopening of CUSIP 912828C99, creating a 4-Year 8-Month Treasury Inflation-Protected Security with a coupon rate of 0.125%. So let’s take a … Continue reading

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