- With a few days to go to Thursday’s auction, this TIPS is trading on the secondary market with a real yield of 1.19%, a two-year high.
- Investors will get this TIPS at a discount, because the after-inflation yield will be higher than the coupon rate of 1.0%.
- Buyers beware: Any 30-year Treasury will be a very volatile investment, especially in a time of rising interest rates and rising federal deficits.
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Yes, the purchase limit is not affected by an I Bond redemption. It remains $10,000 per person per year.