10-Year Treasury Yields – Two Long-Term Charts As Of November 21, 2016

I have written extensively about U.S. interest rates and their importance.  Rising interest rates have substantial ramifications for many aspects of the current-day economy.  My commentaries with regard to interest rates and the bond bubble are largely found under the “bond bubble” tag.   From an intervention perspective commentary is found under the “Intervention” category. …

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10-Year Treasury Yields – Two Long-Term Charts As Of July 6, 2016

On Tuesday (July 5, 2016) the yield on the 10-Year Treasury closed at 1.367%, after reaching an intraday yield of 1.357%. An excerpt from the Wall Street Journal article of July 6, 2016, titled “Are Treasuries Headed for 1%?  New Lows in a 35-Year Downtrend“: The yield on the benchmark 10-year U.S. Treasury note fell …

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10-Year Treasury Yields – Two Long-Term Charts As Of June 30, 2016

On Wednesday (June 29, 2016) the yield on the 10-Year Treasury closed at 1.477%. As a reference, here is a long-term chart of the 10-Year Treasury yield since 1980, depicted on a monthly basis, LOG scale: (click on charts to enlarge images)(charts courtesy of StockCharts.com; chart creation and annotation by the author) Here is a …

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10-Year Treasury Yields – Two Long-Term Charts As Of May 16, 2016

On Friday (May 13, 2016) the yield on the 10-Year Treasury closed at 1.705%. As a reference, here is a long-term chart of the 10-Year Treasury yield since 1980, depicted on a monthly basis, LOG scale: (click on charts to enlarge images)(charts courtesy of StockCharts.com; chart creation and annotation by the author) Here is a …

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10-Year Treasury Yields – Two Long-Term Charts As Of February 11, 2016

Yesterday (February 11, 2016) the yield on the 10-Year Treasury went below 1.60%, before closing at 1.644%. As a reference, here is a long-term chart of the 10-Year Treasury yield since 1980, depicted on a monthly basis, LOG scale, with price labels: (click on charts to enlarge images)(charts courtesy of StockCharts.com; chart creation and annotation …

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Trends Of U.S. Treasury Yields – December 14, 2015 Update

For references purposes, below are two charts that show the trend in interest rates for various Treasuries, including the 3-Month, 2-Year, 5-Year, 7-Year, and 10-Year. A chart showing the interest rate trends of the last 20 years, on a monthly basis: (click on chart to enlarge image)(chart courtesy of StockCharts.com; chart creation and annotation by …

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Trends Of U.S. Treasury Yields – October 8, 2015 Update

For references purposes, below are two charts that show the trend in interest rates for various Treasuries, including the 3-Month, 2-Year, 5-Year, 7-Year, and 10-Year. A chart showing the interest rate trends of the last 20 years, on a monthly basis: (click on chart to enlarge image)(chart courtesy of StockCharts.com; chart creation and annotation by …

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Trends Of U.S. Treasury Yields – July 16, 2015 Update

For references purposes, below are two charts that show the trend in interest rates for various Treasuries, including the 3-Month, 2-Year, 5-Year, 7-Year, and 10-Year. A chart showing the interest rate trends of the last 20 years, on a monthly basis: (click on chart to enlarge image)(chart courtesy of StockCharts.com; chart creation and annotation by …

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Trends Of U.S. Treasury Yields – February 20, 2015 Update

For references purposes, below are two charts that show the trend in interest rates for various Treasuries, including the 3-Month, 2-Year, 5-Year, 7-Year, and 10-Year. A chart showing the interest rate trends of the last 20 years, on a monthly basis: (click on chart to enlarge image)(chart courtesy of StockCharts.com; chart creation and annotation by …

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10-Year Treasury Yield – Long-Term Chart As Of January 7, 2015

Yesterday, the yield on the 10-Year Treasury went below 1.90%, before closing at 1.963%. As a reference, here is a long-term chart of the 10-Year Treasury yield since 1980, depicted on a monthly basis, LOG scale, with price labels: (click on chart to enlarge image)(chart courtesy of StockCharts.com; chart creation and annotation by the author) …

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