Tag Archive for Stock Market

Another One Just Like The Other One – Professional Edition

For the second day in a row, the Treasury benefited early from a “coincidental” selloff in the stock market that was accompanied by a sharp drop in Treasury yields. The 5 year note auction results were ominous. Click here to download complete report in pdf format (Professional Edition Subscribers). Try the Professional Edition risk free…

Between Rock and Hard Place – Professional Edition Fed Report

The Treasury benefited from a “coincidental” selloff in the stock market that was accompanied by a sharp drop in Treasury yields this morning, lasting, “coincidentally”, until the exact moment that the $42 billion two year note auction was completed. Once that little piece of work was accomplished, surprise, surprise, the stock market rallied and Treasury…

Bernanke’s Dogs – Professional Edition Fed Report

We have seen for years that when the Fed conducts Primary Dealer pumping operations—let’s stop kidding ourselves by calling them “Open Market Operations”—that the stock market rallies. I was beginning to wonder recently if that stimulus/response relationship still held as the Fed kept pumping but the stock market stalled. This week we got an answer.…