5-Year Treasury Note (CBOE: FVX )
0.3400 USD +0.0100 (+3.03%) Daily Price Updated: 2:59 PM EDT, Oct 20, 2020 Add to My Watchlist
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Will 2020 Mark Historic Low For Interest Rates?
October 19, 2020
Yields spiked down to the lower trend line support while momentum hit its lowest level in 20-years. This could be signaling a bottom in interest rates.
Treasury Snapshot: 10-Year Note at 0.79%
October 09, 2020
The yield on the 10-year note ended October 9, 2020, at 0.79%, the 2-year note ended at 0.16%, and the 30-year at 1.58%
Muni Bonds Turn Toward The Election
October 07, 2020
With the presidential election a month away, we start to mull over what the bond market might look like post-election day.
Is The Post-Crash Reflation Trade Fading?
September 25, 2020
Last month the Federal Reserve announced that it was adjusting its monetary policy in a bid to push inflation higher.
Another Record Big 5Y Treasury Auction, Another Record Low Yield
September 23, 2020
The Treasury sold a record amount of 5Y Treasurys or $53 billion up from $51 billion last month, which also priced at the lowest yield in 5Y auction history.
Treasury Market Yawns At Fed’s New Inflation Policy
September 15, 2020
When a central bank announces a formal policy change to lift inflation it’s reasonable to expect that the government bond market would notice.
Treasury Snapshot: 10-Year Note at 0.68%
September 15, 2020
The yield on the 10-year note ended September 14, 2020, at 0.68%, the 2-year note ended at 0.14%, and the 30-year at 1.42%.
When The Euro Is Running, European Equities May Be An Obvious Choice
September 14, 2020
If you think the dollar keeps running from here, your answer may be simple: Stick with what has worked. But what if the euro’s five-month rally turns into something like a five-year rally, as was the...
Will The Fed Unveil A New Monetary Policy Today?
August 27, 2020
If it’s broke, fix it. The Federal Reserve is expected to embrace that rule when Jerome Powell, chairman of the central bank, speaks later today and outlines a new plan on inflation targeting.
Conflicting Treasury Market Signals Keep Investors Guessing
August 21, 2020
Depending on the slice of the Treasury market, inflation expectations are rebounding — or the outlook for economic growth is weakening.
Treasury Snapshot: 10-Year Note At 0.71%
August 14, 2020
The yield on the 10-year note ended August 14, 2020, at 0.71% the 2-year note ended at 0.14% and the 30-year at 1.45%.
Pondering Negative Real Yields And Higher Inflation Forecasts
August 06, 2020
These are strange days for the US government bond market. Inflation-indexed Treasuries are pricing in higher inflation expectations as real (inflation-adjusted) yields tumble.
The Fastball Behind Strike 3
July 29, 2020
For a brief few weeks, reopening euphoria gripped the bond market. Well, not the bond market exactly, it was limited to the commentary surrounding a minor back up in nominal yields. Really, not much.
Similar to the earlier 2y auction, the 5y Bid to Cover slumped from 2.58 last month to 2.32 and below the 6 month average of 2.49.
Are Treasury Yields Poised To Test New Lows?
July 23, 2020
The demand for safe-haven government bonds shows no sign of easing. It’s not hard to understand why when you consider renewed concern that the US economic recovery is cooling.
Parsing The Treasury Market’s Mixed Messages
July 14, 2020
Once upon a time the bond market could be counted on for sober analysis and clear thinking in the critical work of providing reliable economic indicators based on the so-called wisdom of the crowd.
Treasury Snapshot: 10-Year Note at 0.71%
June 16, 2020
The yield on the 10-year note ended June 15, 2020, at 0.71% the 2-year note ended at 0.19% and the 30-year at 1.45%.
Is The Treasury Market Starting To Price In Reflation?
June 09, 2020
The clues are starting pile up that the deepest phase of the economic loss for the US coronavirus recession has passed.
Overall, this was a very poor auction and does not bode well for tomorrow's closely watched "belly-buster" record 7Y auction.
Treasury Snapshot: 10-Year Note at 0.63%
May 15, 2020
Let's take a closer look at recent activity in US Treasuries. The yield on the 10-year note ended May 15, 2020, at 0.63% the 2-year note ended at 0.16% and the 30-year at 1.30%.
Even though unlike the 2Y, there was little one can say to criticize today's sale of $41 billion in 5Y paper.
Treasury Snapshot: 10-Year Note At 0.92%, All-Time Low
March 20, 2020
Let's take a closer look at recent activity in US Treasuries. The yield on the 10-year note ended March 20th, 2020, at 0.92% the 2-year note ended at 0.37% and the 30-year at 1.55%.
Will US Treasury Yields Go Negative?
March 06, 2020
The relatively high and positive yields in US government bonds have been an outlier in global markets, but coronavirus blowback appears on track to wipe away that spread (or at least make a hefty...
Telemedical Stocks Could Get A Virus-Induced Booster Shot
March 05, 2020
Many industry experts have said that prescriptions for telemedical solutions are likely to proliferate, amid the potential for increasing, virus-induced isolation measures within local populations.
Coronavirus Infects Bond Yields
March 05, 2020
The turmoil and volatility in the equity markets is also greatly affecting bond markets, with both taxable and tax-free yields shifting down sharply.
New Record Low Yields On 10- And 30-Year Bonds: Double Cut?
February 28, 2020
The Entire Treasury Yield Curve Is 'Inverted'
February 28, 2020
The market is now demanding almost 4 rate-cuts this year - a stunning example of the desperation for monetary policy mavens to save the world through easy money.