Monthly Archives: February 2019

30-Year TIPS Auctions With Real Yield Of 1.093%, To Strong Demand

Summary The after-inflation yield of 1.093% was well below the real yield of 1.235% generated at an October auction of the same term. Indirect buyers – meaning big money investors like foreign central banks – bought a record 82% of … Continue reading

Posted in Investing in TIPS | Leave a comment

This Week’s New 30-Year TIPS Still Isn’t A Winner

Summary 30-year real yields have been climbing, but remain below levels that would make them “interesting.” The 30-year inflation breakeven rate is currently trending at 1.9%, an attractive number but one that reflects the reality of stubbornly low inflation. Conclusion: … Continue reading

Posted in Investing in TIPS | 3 Comments