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Tackle Today: Bond Yields to the Moon

September 28, 2022

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«10x in 2 years.»


The 10-year Treasury yield is rising for its ninth straight week. What’s more, it’s grown from 0.40% to nearly 4% – a 10x increase- in a little over two years. It’s historic and is bringing untold pain to bondholders. Scratch that. It’s killing all risk assets.

If you overlay the ten-year yield with stocks, you’ll discover they have a near-perfect negative correlation right now. Rates up stocks down. With TNX going parabolic, it’s no wonder stocks can’t find a bottom. Fortunately, at this rate of ascent, TNX is about a week away from tagging 4.5% (45 in the chart), which should be the theoretical ceiling.


Because that’s the terminal rate for the Fed Funds. There’s a question as to whether the 10-year yield should even get that high because there’s bound to be a recession that pulls rates lower over the next few years.

If you want stocks to bounce, root for the squeeze in rates to ease. Knock it off already.

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Chart of the Day: 10-year Treasury Yield ($TNX)

Chart of the Day: 10-year Treasury Yield ($TNX)

Rates have gone parabolic. Go hug a bondholder.

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