Monthly Archives: November 2017

10-Year TIPS Reopening Auctions With A Real Yield Of 0.512%

Summary The after-inflation yield was the highest at auction for this term since January 2016, breaking a string of 10 auctions under 0.50%. The inflation breakeven rate came in at 1.84%, a reasonable number but well off the lows of … Continue reading

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U.S. Inflation Rose 0.1% In October, Hitting Expected Number

Summary Both the headline and core inflation numbers matched the consensus estimates, so no surprises in today’s numbers. Non-seasonally adjusted inflation declined slightly in October, which will cause a slight drop in TIPS principal balances in December. A December rate … Continue reading

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