Tag Archive for Yield Curve

Shifting focus in the treasury markets

Treasuries once again experienced what amounts to a sharp curve flattening in recent days. The market action resembled what took place after the initial announcement of taper back in December (see post). The yields in the “belly” of the curve have risen sharply as the market prepares for rate “normalization”.

Is the treasury sell-off overdone? Sober Look

This is a syndicated repost courtesy of Sober Look. To view original, click here. Reposted with permission. ETF Trends recently published an article called “Treasury ETFs: The Ultimate Contrarian Trade” (here). It seems that from the near-term technical perspective, treasury yields may have peaked. That is certainly possible, as portfolio managers – including some sovereign…