Fed Brief

  • 09-20-2017 16:16:27 PM ET

    Not surprisingly, the Federal Reserve's latest policy announcementhas generated a lot of opinions about its implications for the capital markets. Per usual, we caution against reading too much into the knee-jerktrading reactions on an FOMC announcement day. Without addressing all th...

Bond Market Update

  • The Market at 15:26 ET

    10-Year: +4/32…2.263…EUR/USD: 1.1940USD/JPY: 112.10

    Treasury Market Stands Its Ground

    • -- Overnight bid develops after North Korea threatens nuclear test over the Pacific in response to President Trump's remarks at the UN
    • -- Yield curve flattening continues

The Bond Column

  • 09-13-2017 16:53:08 PM ET

    The Week in Review/Week Ahead

    Ittook just about three weeks for the yield on the 10-yr note to drop 20 basis points to 2.07% on September 5.  It has now taken just five trading sessions for the yield on the 10-yr note to i...

Treasury Yield