|Day's range||2.34 - 2.37|
|52-week range||2.03 - 2.62|
Long-dated yields fell Friday even as short-dated yields rose as investors added to bets that the central bank would raise rates more than the market had expected next year.
U.S. government bond prices fell Thursday, retracing a portion of their recent gains as investors recovered some appetite for riskier assets.
Asian shares were mostly higher Friday, extending global gains after Wall Street reported a round of healthy earnings and U.S. politicians took a step forward on President Donald Trump's tax reform plan. ...
HONG KONG (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Friday, extending global gains after Wall Street reported a round of healthy earnings and U.S. politicians took a step forward on President Donald Trump's tax reform plan.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Asian stock markets were mostly firm on Thursday and oil prices were steady, despite a second straight day of losses on Wall Street overnight. But analysts said it was too early to say risk sentiment was back after a day of heavy losses in Asia. Other than on-going worries about the prospect of the U.S. tax reform plan and the pace of the Federal Reserve's rate hike, there were little market-moving headlines.
Many U.S. financial markets posted two-sided trades on Wednesday as investors reacted to lingering issues over a delay in U.S. tax reform and key reports on retail sales and consumer inflation. Volatility was present in the Forex, Treasury, and stock markets early yesterday as investors gauged the likelihood of a tax-reform plan becoming law before … Continue reading U.S. Consumer Inflation Uptick Enough to Solidify December Rate Hike
Asian stock markets were mostly firm on Thursday and oil prices were steady, despite a second straight day of losses on Wall Street overnight. But analysts said it was too early to say risk sentiment was ...
Financial stocks dropped in premarket trade Wednesday, as falling oil prices less-than-robust economic data led to sharp drop in Treasury yields. The SPDR Financial Select Sector ETF slumped 0.9% ahead ...
TOKYO (AP) — Shares fell in Asia on Wednesday, tracking modest losses overnight on Wall Street, where the biggest drop in crude oil prices since October weighed on oil producers and other energy stocks. Japan's Nikkei 225 index slumped 0.9 percent after a lackluster GDP report for July-September.
The producer price index for October rose 0.4%, much more than the 0.1% increase predicted by economists, but Treasury yields are little changed Tuesday in reaction. Compared to a year ago, the PPI was up 2.8%, the largest year-on-year rise since February 2012. The two-year note yield rose one basis point, to 1.68%, but yields on lengthier maturities eased slightly as the flatting of the yield curve continued to flatten.
Investors appear confident that the status quo of ever-so-slow monetary tightening will continue at the Federal Reserve when Jerome Powell takes over from Janet Yellen in February. But some observers see ...
Chinese government-bond yields rose to a fresh three-year high, after a selloff in U.S. Treasurys that further worried investors already concerned about Beijing’s battle on debt.
The Dollar/Yen is trading lower on Monday after giving up earlier gains. The Forex pair rallied early in the session in reaction to hawkish comments from a key Fed official. However, the rally stopped and the market turned lower after a Bank of Japan made upbeat comments about the economy. Traders could also be reacting … Continue reading USD/JPY Fundamental Daily Forecast – Turns Lower on Upbeat Comments from BOJ’s Kuroda, Lower U.S. Yields
U.S. Treasury yields edge slightly lower from their intraday peaks on Thursday after reports that corporate tax cuts would be delayed
U.S. government bond prices edged lower Wednesday as an auction of 10-year notes showed limits to investors’ recent appetite for Treasurys.
Japan's stock benchmark surged Thursday to its highest in more than a quarter century on the yen's weakness and healthy corporate earnings while other Asian markets were subdued. KEEPING SCORE: Japan's ...
U.S. government bonds inched higher as a dearth of data on the economic calendar shifted investors’ attention to developments in Washington.
The S&P 500 drifted lower, ending a five-session win streak for the index. Shares of Priceline and TripAdvisor posted double-digit losses, making them the S&P 500’s biggest percentage decliners.
U.S. government bonds strengthened Monday, picking up where they left off last week as investors continued to reassess assumptions that led them to sell bonds for much of the previous two months.
Treasury yields slip on Monday as investors monitor progress of the tax bill, which investors fear will widen the budget deficit and increase the amount of new issuance hitting the market next year.
The Dollar/Yen surged early in the session after taking out the July top at 114.492, but the rally ran out of steam well ahead of the March top at 115.501. The price action strongly suggests the selling is greater than the buying at current price levels with the Forex pair in a position to post … Continue reading USD/JPY Fundamental Daily Forecast – Pressured by Drop in Yields after Dudley Speech
U.S. government bonds edged higher Friday, extending weekly gains, after the latest jobs report showed a small drop in workers’ earnings. .