Monthly Archives: June 2019

Real Yield In 5-Year TIPS Auction Drops To 0.152%

Summary Five-year real yields have dropped nearly 100 basis points in the last six months. That’s a huge move in anticipation of Federal Reserve rate cuts. Today’s real yield of 0.152% had to be a disappointment to investors, who also … Continue reading

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This Week’s 5-Year TIPS Reopening Will Reset The Market

Summary Expect volatility in the Treasury market this week because the Federal Reserve’s Open Market Committee will issue a statement Wednesday, one day before the auction. At this point, CUSIP 128286N5 is heading toward a real yield of about 0.35%, … Continue reading

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