‘Govt. bonds’ Archive

Bonds breaking support, is it due to King Dollar weakness?

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Did key bond ETF’s create long-term double tops over the past couple of years? The above 3-pack takes a look at three different bond ETF’s. AGG and LQD earlier this year attempted to break above 2012 highs. At this time it looks like they failed and may have created double …

Bonds continue decline if these give way… says Joe Friday

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Are bonds scared of Doc Copper heading higher? Are bonds scared of Crude Oil heading higher? Are bonds scared of the employment stats getting stronger? Humbly I don’t know the answers to these questions.

I do know this from a price perspective. The top chart reflects that Copper has pushed …

Whack a mole time for key assets of late! Now what???


Portfolio construction and the game whack a mole seem to have some in common of late….Key assets have been looking for a place to hide!

The 3-pack below reflects that the US Dollar and Government Bond ETF TLT have broken below steep rising channels. At the same time the S&P 500 is could be slipping …