Monthly Archives: December 2017

Recapping 2017: The Year In Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities

Summary The year was marked by rising short-term real yields, as longer-term yields held stable or declined. If economic growth continues, longer-term real yields should begin rising. Watch for the 10-year real yield to climb toward 1.0%. The year’s TIPS … Continue reading

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5-Year TIPS Reopening Auctions With A Real Yield Of 0.370%

Summary The after-inflation yield of 0.370% was the highest in two years for any 4- to 5-year TIPS auction. Reaction to the auction looks positive, with the TIP ETF rising minutes after the close, indicating higher demand. The inflation breakeven … Continue reading

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