‘30-Year yields’ Archive

Government Bonds hitting triple resistance, will the uptrend continue?

  CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE Would you have guessed 8 months ago that the S&P 500 would hit the 2,000 level and Government bond ETF TLT would be up twice as much as the broad market on the year? I can’t help but believe this has surprised a few investors, it has me. Premium […]

Interest rate aberration continues to pay off big time for bond players!

  CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE If an asset rose 50% more than than its seven biggest rallies in 30 years, would you say that is closer to the norm or closer to an aberration?  In my humble opinion, it seems closer to an aberration. Almost 6 months ago I shared the above chart with […]

Tell Me Again About Rising Interest Rates…

  CLICK ON CHART TO ENLARGE The no-brainer, can’t-miss trade of 2014 was supposed to be betting on higher interest rates. So how’s that working out for you? Apparently, not so good for Wall Street’s largest bond dealers that have seen their bearish trades against Treasury bonds go awry as interest rates fall. (See Bloomberg Bond)  […]