Feb 05 2021
Minding The “Middle”
When investors ponder the level of yields that might pose a problem for stocks, it’s invariably the U.S. 10-Yr. Treasury bond that’s referenced. That’s fine, but the middle part of the Treasury curve has had just as strong a relationship with stocks, historically, as have longer-dated bonds.
Dec 07 2018
Deep-Six The “Threes-Fives”
We’ve sometimes called the yield curve our “favorite economist,” so we were amused when some enthusiastic data miner in the Treasury market tried to slip us a cheap imitation in late November.