Monthly Archives: January 2020

New 10-Year TIPS Gets Real Yield Of 0.036%, Lowest Since 2013

Summary Investors had to pay a big premium for this TIPS, about $100.86 for $99.97 of value, after the January inflation adjustment. The inflation breakeven rate came in at 1.68%, slightly lower than looked likely last week. Still, inflation fears … Continue reading

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Real Yields Are Too Low To Make New TIPS Investments Attractive

Summary The Treasury will offer a new 10-year TIPS at auction Thursday. Real yields are currently running at about 0.09%. TIPS have had a great run over the last year, but wasn’t the time to buy a year ago? The … Continue reading

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