Treasury yields mixed as investors digest Fed taper plans

U.S. Treasury yields were mixed on Thursday morning, as investors digested the news that the Federal Reserve may start to taper its bond buying program by mid-November. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note gave up less than a basis point, falling to 1.546% at 3:40 a.m. ET. The yield on the 30-year Treasury… Continue reading Treasury yields mixed as investors digest Fed taper plans

10-year yield hits highest level since July. Three ways to play rising rates

As Treasury yields rise, some related investments stand to benefit, two traders say. The U.S. 10-year Treasury yield on Friday reached its highest level since July following the Federal Reserve’s suggestion earlier in the week that it would begin winding down its asset purchasing program. (On Monday, the yield pushed above 1.5%. “We’re definitely seeing… Continue reading 10-year yield hits highest level since July. Three ways to play rising rates

Treasury yields mixed after Fed says it may soon taper its bond buying

The Fed said after its September meeting on Wednesday that the economic progress for the U.S. since the depths of the pandemic meant that the central bank may be able to withdraw some of its market support in the coming months.Elsewhere, the Bank of England on Thursday kept monetary policy unchanged and downgraded economic growth… Continue reading Treasury yields mixed after Fed says it may soon taper its bond buying

Treasury yields fall ahead of Fed policy meeting

The Federal Open Market Committee is due to begin its two-day meeting on Tuesday.Auctions are due to be held on Tuesday for $20 billion of 42-day bills and $61 billion of 5-year notes.U.S. Treasury yields fell slightly on Tuesday morning, as the Federal Reserve is set to kick off its two-day policy meeting. The yield… Continue reading Treasury yields fall ahead of Fed policy meeting

Treasury yields fall despite investor anticipation over Fed meeting

Treasury yields fell on Tuesday morning, despite anticipation over what the Federal Reserve will say in its two-day policy meeting, which kicks off later in the day. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note fell less than a basis point to 1.484% at 4 a.m. ET. The yield on the 30-year Treasury bond dipped… Continue reading Treasury yields fall despite investor anticipation over Fed meeting

Treasury yields rise as investors eye on corporate earnings

Treasury yields fell to 1.53% last week, despite strong economic data. However, the focus is on corporate earnings this week, as companies including streaming giant Netflix, as well as pharmaceuticals firm Johnson & Johnson and consumer goods firm Procter & Gamble, among those due to report on Tuesday. There are no major economic data releases… Continue reading Treasury yields rise as investors eye on corporate earnings