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Treasuries increasingly drive stock market performance – Sober Look

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of Sober Look. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. In recent months the US equity markets have become increasingly sensitive to movements in treasury yields. BMO Capital Markets: – U.S. equity markets stumbled this week, with the S&P 500 sliding 2.1% and the Dow now skidding almost…

Long-term rates and gold prices – Sober Look

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of Sober Look. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. “What’s the correlation between long-term treasury yield and gold price?” was an e-mail question from one of the Sober Look readers recently. The answer of course is – it depends. During periods of inflationary pressure, inflation risks tend…