Since Donald Trump's victory on election night we have seen the worst bond crash in 15 years.
"Riskless" US Treasury bonds are at their riskiest relative to "risky" stocks since the summer of 2013's Taper Tantrum... and at the same time, bonds are 'cheapest' to stocks in over a year...
Mention Preppies and visions of Izods with popped collars and boat shoes may come to mind.
Near-term volatility expectations have plunged to record lows.
Nov 15 U.S. 30-year Treasury bond prices rose on Tuesday, after falling five straight sessions as investors took a breather selling government debt in the wake of a higher inflation outlook under the administration of President-elect Donald Trump.
TYX Interactive Stock Chart - 30 Yr Treasuries - FYI
In March, I wrote that the election of Donald Trump would be like an injection of steroids for the stock market.
Financial Conditions Are Tightening At An Alarming Pace
With TARGET2 imbalances at record highs, Italian bonds yields are exploding higher (despite Draghi's foot on the scales) following Trump's populist-encouraging victory just a few shorts weeks ahead of Italy's referendum vote.
US Stock markets message to the world...
FANG group falls 8% for worst four-day drop since February Trade policy, immigration limits, campaign retaliation posited
Expect the election result to increase policy uncertainty, warns Goldman Sachs, as a result of an increased pace of legislative action in 2017 without clarity, so far, regarding which issues the administration will prioritize.
With offshore Yuan tumbling in recent days - echoing the collapse in US Treasury bond prices - the spread to the onshore fix appears to have forced the PBOC's hand.
Gains in U.S. stock-index futures indicated the Dow Jones Industrial Average will climb to an all-time high, as investors speculated Donald Trump's policies will benefit businesses.
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David Stockman, the man widely credited as the "Father of Reaganomics", delivered an alarming message to investors. Sell everything!
Blackrock estimates there is a whopping $50 trillion in cash "sitting on the sidelines".
Hits Two Week Lows As Concerns Over Iraq Break From OPEC Agreement Mount
The onshore yuan exchange rate (CNY) against the USD has eclipsed 6.74 today while offshore exchange rate (CNH) was pushing 6.75 as the week drew to a close.
China's holdings of U.S. Treasuries fell to the lowest level since November 2012, as the world's second-largest economy draws down its foreign reserves to prop up the yuan.
Since the stock, bond and real estate markets are all correlated, it's a question with no easy answer.
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Deutsche bank has been caught in at least three recent lies.
Almost every market participant out there has at least one horrific war story on a crash that profoundly affected their portfolio or world view.
The stock market - where shares in profit-making companies are exchanged - went up again on Friday. Does this mean the outlook for making money is improving? Does this presage higher dividends for the stockholders? What, exactly, do investors exp
In mid-August, when the market was enjoying its low-volatility grind higher, we observed that one of the biggest bears in the hedge fund industry, Crispin Odey, was having a bad year, with his hedge fund sinking some 30% through the end of July. Sinc
Silver Futures just extended their losses over 5%, back down to a $17 handle for the first time since Brexit...
Deutsche bank shares recovered from a plunge to all-time record lows on Friday on a "save the day" news leak that the US department of Justice would reduce its mortgage-manipulation fine from $14 billion to $5.4 billion.
Private spending on capital goods is a measure of business confidence in the economy.