Monthly Archives: March 2020

I Bonds Offer Opportunity As A Short-Term Investment

Summary A unique feature of I Bonds is that yields are set for six-month periods and won’t change. Investors can now lock in the current yield of 2.22% for six months. Deflation is coming, but shouldn’t be reflected harshly in … Continue reading

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10-Year TIPS Reopening Gets A Gorgeous Result

Summary This was an investor-friendly auction: The real yield of 0.68% was much higher than looked likely a week ago. The inflation breakeven rate of 0.43% is “out-of-normal” low and seems to be pricing in a dire economic future. Treasury … Continue reading

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