Treasury Yields Post Biggest Rally in Three Years as Red-Hot Dow Blazes New Record

10-year Treasury yield approaches 2% for the first time since July. The entire U.S. yield curve jumps double digits on Thursday. Stocks return to record highs on U.S.-China trade deal optimism. U.S. government debt yields surged on Thursday, reaching their highest level since the summer after brazen investors pushed up the value of stocks following […]

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2 Reasons Why Investor Returns Will Diminish Over the Next Decade

The U.S. stock market in 2019 climbed even though there was plenty for investors to worry about. A mounting trade dispute between the U.S. and China, coupled with a slowing global economy and boiling geopolitical tensions, behaved like a perfect recipe for a financial disaster. A benchmark indicator even cried fears of a recession, building […]

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The Real Reason Gold Is Surging, and Why It Won’t Stop

Geopolitics, monetary policy and a slowing economy have all been cited as primary factors behind gold’s bullish breakout in 2019. While these catalysts cannot be discounted, the real reason gold is surging and why it will continue to do so is the trend in real interest rates relative to inflation. Only by understanding this relationship […]

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Dow Risks Snapping Three-Day Win Streak as Bond Yields Dive

The Dow Jones risked snapping its three-day winning streak after bond yields resumed their punishing slide. | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market all turned lower on Tuesday, as heightened geopolitical tumult drove investors out of equities and into the perceived safety of government bonds. Dow Slides; S&P 500, […]

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