Monthly Archives: January 2017

Thank You, Janet Yellen: New 10-Year TIPS Auctions With A Real Yield Of 0.436%

Summary TIPS yields rose Wednesday after Fed Chair Yellen signaled more interest rate increases are coming. Investors at today’s auction got a boost in yield, the highest in a year. The 10-year inflation breakeven rate hit 2.044%, signaling that TIPS … Continue reading

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U.S. Inflation Rose 0.3% In December; Up 2.1% Over Last 12 Months

Summary News is not good for I Bond investors: Inflation is flat over first three months of rate-setting period. Year-over-year ‘headline’ inflation broke through the 2.0% barrier for the first time since June 2014. Core inflation rose 2.2% in 2016, … Continue reading

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