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Mortgage rates drop to lowest level since mid-February, but economists warn higher rates could come soon

Home buyers continue to pour into the real-estate market, encouraged by the favorable financing they can score.

Treasury yields tilt lower as bond market remains unmoved by U.S. economic data

U.S. Treasury yields edge lower on Wednesday as investors shrugged off additional evidence of the economic recovery, underlining the bond market's recent resilience to reflation fears.

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Another stellar U.S. jobs report beckons, but the bond market doesn’t care

The U.S. economy likely added back another million jobs in April as the recovery from the pandemic progresses, analysts forecast, but you wouldn't know it if you looked at the placid bond market.

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While investors focus on inflation concerns, a less talked about ‘tail risk’ has this strategist’s attention

While bullish on stocks, Aegon Asset Management’s chief macro strategist worries about these “simmering” tensions on the global political stage.

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Is the government running a ‘Ponzi gamble’ with debt? One famous economist warns it may end badly

A quarter century and tens of trillions in federal debt later, the idea the government can indefinitely roll over its debt is set to be put to the test as Washington ramps up the debate on post-pandemic stimulus spending.

10-year Treasury yield slips for third straight session as equity slide bolsters bonds

U.S. Treasury yields slipped Tuesday, pulling back from their highs as bonds followed a slide in stocks.

10-year Treasury yield sees biggest drop in two weeks as manufacturing rebound slows

U.S. Treasury yields fell on Monday, after an indicator of factory activity showed the blistering growth in manufacturing may be starting to slow down.

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Brookfield to hand back keys to three malls, potentially more, as it goes private in $6.5 billion deal

Brookfield Property Partners is giving lenders back the keys to three struggling malls, with the possibility of more, as the Canadian asset manager takes its giant property arm private.

10-year Treasury yield books biggest weekly climb in over a month

U.S. Treasury yields fell Friday as slipping global equity markets propped up the value of haven investments. Still, yields have been edging higher since last week after a string of indicators affirmed the U.S. economy's s...

Treasury yields edge higher after data show the U.S. economy surged in first quarter

U.S. Treasury yields rise Thursday after data showing a sharp increase in first-quarter gross domestic product added to the evidence the U.S. economy was swiftly returning to pre-pandemic levels.

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Powell’s dovish pose is leaving the bond market vulnerable to an inflation surge

The bearish backlash in the bond market to Wednesday's Federal Reserve policy meeting is raising eyebrows among traders who saw Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell doubling down on the central bank's easy money policies...

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Mortgage rates remain under 3% — but could become more volatile in the months to come

As the U.S. economy rapidly improves, all eyes are on the Federal Reserve.

Treasury yields come off highs as Fed’s Powell pushes back on taper speculation

U.S. Treasury yields came off their highs on Wednesday as Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said it wasn't time yet to discuss tapering the central bank's asset purchases.

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Gold settles lower as Treasury yields rise, then modestly react to the Fed statement

Gold futures register a back-to-back loss on Wednesday, pressured by a rise in U.S. Treasury yields, then make only modest moves after the Federal Reserve left benchmark interest rates unchanged and said it would continue ...

10-year Treasury yield sees biggest jump in four weeks as Fed meeting gets underway

U.S. Treasury yields rose Tuesday as investors eyed a midweek Federal Reserve meeting that is likely to see the central bank stick to its patient stance.

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Debt markets getting the memo on the path of likely Fed rate hikes

This chart shows market players are less concerned now about the path of expected future rate increases from the Federal Reserve than a month ago, even as the U.S. economic outlook brightens.

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Why the Fed’s focus on those hardest-hit by the pandemic matters for markets

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is putting a spotlight on the growing tent city near his Washington, D.C. office and the people hardest-hit by the pandemic. Here's why the pain felt on Main Street could matter a lot...

U.S. 10-year Treasury yield pulls back from 1.60% in choppy session

U.S. Treasury yields came off their highs on Monday as a resilient bond market weathered a bearish move earlier in the day.

U.S. Treasury yields tick higher as rising PMIs bolster stocks

U.S. Treasury yields edged higher on Friday, bouncing off their lows as investors saw signs of growing confidence among businesses in the U.S. and eurozone.

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Bond traders betting on hotels or shopping malls now have Big Data at hand

Debt investors looking to bet on a recovery, or decline, of a specific hotel property or cluster of shopping malls now can get foot traffic data with bond pricing information.