Tom Graff

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The Dot Plot Thickens: How Will the Fed React to Rebounding Inflation?

The Dot Plot Thickens: How Will the Fed React to Rebounding Inflation?

If this trend continues, the Fed's reaction function will come into play.

Auto Loan Delinquencies Are Rising. Should Investors Be Worried?

Auto Loan Delinquencies Are Rising. Should Investors Be Worried?

If this feels like 2007, you aren't crazy.

Why Auto Loan Delinquencies Are Rising

Why Auto Loan Delinquencies Are Rising

If this feels like 2007, you aren't crazy.

Why Interest Rates Don't Have to Keep Rising

Why Interest Rates Don't Have to Keep Rising

While expectations are high that the Fed will keep raising rates, there are plenty of reasons why it doesn't have to.

Fed Minutes Imply Little Fear of Inflation

Fed Minutes Imply Little Fear of Inflation

But tighter money may become a worry if the yield curve flattens further.

Volcker Rule Revisit Unlikely to Revive Fixed-Income Trading

Volcker Rule Revisit Unlikely to Revive Fixed-Income Trading

Potential reform of the Volcker Rule won't revitalize the bond market.

What the 10-Year Treasury Auction Revealed

What the 10-Year Treasury Auction Revealed

Auctions can provide important information about bond demand, yields and where things are headed.

China, Trade Will Be More Impactful to Markets Than Jobs Report

China, Trade Will Be More Impactful to Markets Than Jobs Report

So how tight is the economy, and what are the consequences as it get tighter?

What the Fed Decision Means for Stocks and Bonds and How I'm Playing It

What the Fed Decision Means for Stocks and Bonds and How I'm Playing It

Tricky crosswinds facing the central bank will have major implications on the markets.

What a 3% Yield on the 10-Year Treasury Means for Stocks

What a 3% Yield on the 10-Year Treasury Means for Stocks

Many people have the wrong impression about the relationship between interest rates and stocks, which could lead to trading mistakes.