Treasury yields as investors assess the impact of China’s Covid policies

U.S. Treasury yields fell on Tuesday as investors closely watched Covid developments in China and processed comments from Federal Reserve officials about monetary policy plans. The return on the benchmark 10 year treasury yields last fell about 4 basis points to 3.661% at 6:31 a.m. ET. The 2 years treasury the yield last traded around … Read more

US Treasury Bond Yields as Investors Await Key Economic Data

US Treasury yields fell Monday as unrest grew in China over the country’s Covid policies, as trade awaited a slew of economic data to be released this week – which will provide insight this week into how the US is doing. economy as interest rates and inflation remain high. The benchmark 10 year treasury yield … Read more

Fed officials see smaller rate hikes coming ‘soon’

Federal Reserve officials agreed earlier this month that smaller rate hikes should happen once they evaluate the policy’s impact on the economy, the minutes published Wednesday show. Reflecting statements made by multiple officials in recent weeks, the meeting summary pointed to small interest rate hikes coming up. Markets are widely expecting the Federal Open Market … Read more

Treasury yields as investor attention turns to comments from Fed speakers

US Treasury yields fell Monday as investors looked to comments from Federal Reserve speakers for hints about future interest rate policy and the central bank’s view on the state of the US economy. At around 4:05 a.m. ET, the return on the benchmark 10 year treasury fell three basis points to 3.7969%. The 2 years … Read more

Treasury yields rise as markets assess inflation outlook, Fed policy

US Treasury yields rose Monday as investors awaited further guidance on the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy plans from central bank speakers and worried about the inflation outlook. The return on the benchmark 10 year treasury was trading up 3.84% by 4:40 AM ET, after up about 1.5 basis points. The 2 years treasury the yield … Read more

Collins of the Fed expresses hope that inflation can be tamed without losing jobs

Susan Collins, Boston Federal Reserve Source: Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Boston Federal Reserve President Susan Collins on Friday expressed confidence that policymakers can contain inflation without doing too much damage to employment. “By raising rates, we’re trying to slow down the economy and better balance labor demand with supply,” Collins said in prepared remarks … Read more

Wholesale prices rose 0.2% in October, less than expected as inflation eases

Wholesale prices rose less than expected in October, adding to hopes that inflation is easing, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported Tuesday. The product price index, a measure of the prices companies get for finished products in the marketplace, rose 0.2% this month, while Dow Jones estimates implied a 0.4% increase. related investment news Goldman … Read more

Traders await comments from Fed speaker, inflation data

Treasury bond yields rose Monday as investors looked ahead to a week of Federal Reserve speaker comments and key economic data, including the October consumer inflation report. Around 3:30 a.m. ET, the benchmark return 10-year treasury Note rose slightly more than one basis point to 4.1713%. Meanwhile, the policy sensitive 2 year treasury traded around … Read more

Where the economy shows signs of slowing near recession levels

Inflation continues to suck up much of the oxygen in earnings calls, and whether it’s PepsiCo making more from less volume per unit or Apple finding the time to charge more from service subscribers, the largest companies still have the opportunity to pass on price increases to customers, and many expect it to remain so. … Read more

Fed officials Barkin and Collins see opportunity for slower rate hikes

Two Federal Reserve officials on Friday indicated they expect further rate hikes, but will be scrutinizing whether those moves should be as aggressive as they have been this year. Richmond Regional President Thomas Barkin and Susan Collins separately said the Fed is entering a new phase exploring how much more restrictive its policy should be. … Read more