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Global bond yields just spiked to multiyear highs — and it’s fueling everyone’s biggest fear about markets
US 10-year Treasurys surged Thursday to their highest level since mid-2011. Strong economic data fueled expectations that the Federal Reserve would hike rates quicker than expected. That's negative for risk assets because tighter liquidity is one of the market's biggest fears.
GUNDLACH: Hedge funds are betting against Treasurys like never before, and they could soon face massive losses
Jeff Gundlach, the founder of DoubleLine Funds, warned that hedge funds, which have made record bets against long-term US Treasurys, could be squeezed out of those positions.
Nasdaq is going after an exchange behemoth with a new futures product that’ll take advantage of a $1 trillion shift in the economy
Nasdaq is going after one of its biggest rivals with a new futures product that'll take advantage of a $1 trillion shift in the economy
President Donald Trump has threatened an all-out trade war with China by announcing the possibility of tariffs on an additional $200 billion worth of Chinese goods. The S&P 500 is set to open lower by about 1%.
The US 10-year yield fell as much as 13 basis points to a low of 2.79%, a level last seen seven weeks ago.
The yield has been rallying amid worries President Donald Trump's tariffs are going to spark inflation.
The 10-year hasn't hit 3% since January 2014.
The 10-year yield hit 2.89% on Monday.
Yields in the belly of the curve are down about 10 basis points.
The bond market is creating huge problems for stocks — and investors don’t realize how bad it’s gotten
BI PRIME: Investors should be focused on the pace of the ongoing bond sell-off, rather than on trading levels, The Leuthold Group says.