Monthly Archives: September 2019

10-Year TIPS Reopening Gets Real Yield Of 0.174%, Lowest In 3 Years

Summary Real yields are near Treasury-estimate lows for 2019, but have popped slightly higher in recent weeks. Today’s auction yield of 0.174% meant that investors had to pay a premium to get a 0.250% after-inflation coupon rate. The inflation breakeven … Continue reading

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Avoid This Week’s 10-Year TIPS Reopening

Summary The real yield to maturity looks likely to come in at around 0.22%, well below the yields of 10 months ago. The inflation breakeven rate is currently running at 1.68%, a low number that should draw interest in this … Continue reading

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