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Bond Trend Remains Up Despite Favorable Global Equity Action

Global equities were mixed overnight with the majority of markets trading higher overnight and surprisingly that action wasn’t overly negative toward US Treasuries. In fact concerns toward ABENOMICS were knocked down overnight following Japanese election results that gave the ruling coalition a landslide victory. Furthermore calls for the UK to cut interest rates were seen […]

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Bond Bulls Have Control but Momentum is Quickly Waning

In retrospect Treasuries have held ground impressively over the last several trading sessions especially when one acknowledges the downshift in overall market anxiety that has been brought on by the recovery in global equity markets. However, the ability to hold near the recent highs in the face of a tremendously overbought technical condition also suggests […]

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Early Nod Goes to Bond Bulls, but Overbought Technicals a Limiting Force Ahead of Fed Meeting

US Treasury markets grinded higher during the overnight and initial morning hours, benefiting from safe-haven flows across the globe. While upside action late last week may have seemed over down in pricing-in a delay in a Fed interest rate hike, global slowing and uncertainty surrounding the EU referendum, softer Chinese economic data over the weekend […]

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