Monthly Archives: April 2018

5-Year TIPS Auctions With A Real Yield Of 0.631%, Highest In Nearly 9 Years

The after-inflation yield was the highest for any 4- to 5-year TIPS auction since October 2009. The coupon rate was set at 0.625%, the first time any TIPS of this term has had a coupon rate higher than 0.125% since … Continue reading

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Thursday’s 5-Year TIPS Auction May Be The Most Attractive In Years

Summary Current trends are pointing at a real yield above 0.65%, the highest for any 4- to 5-year TIPS auction since October 2009. This TIPS will outperform a U.S. Series I Bond over five years and is very competitive with … Continue reading

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