Monthly Archives: September 2016

10-Year TIPS Reopening Auctions With A Real Yield Of 0.052%

Summary Buyers will pay about $101.11 for $100.40 of value, after accrued inflation is figured in. The Fed’s decision to hold off on an interest rate increase drove TIPS yields lower. The inflation-breakeven rate of 1.56% makes this an attractive … Continue reading

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Checking in on Thursday’s 10-year TIPS reopening auction

The Federal Reserve this afternoon backed away from a short-term interest rate hike this month, but left the door open for a future increase, most likely in December. That was exactly what the market was expecting, so there’s shouldn’t be … Continue reading

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