Tom Graff

Recent Articles By The Author

What Should You Do With Your GE Bonds?

What Should You Do With Your GE Bonds?

What seem like very small changes in risk perception lead to relatively large changes in bond prices.

What the Market's Election Reaction Tells Us and How to Get Ready for the Fed

What the Market's Election Reaction Tells Us and How to Get Ready for the Fed

There is a great trading lesson in Wednesday's market move.

The Real Economy Is Booming

The Real Economy Is Booming

What does this mean for markets?

Trump's Fed Bluster Likely Will Be Much Ado About Nothing

Trump's Fed Bluster Likely Will Be Much Ado About Nothing

The president's attempts to intimidate Jerome Powell probably won't impact Fed policy, with one possible exception.

The Fed Really Likes That Its Gradual Approach to Rate Hikes Is Working

The Fed Really Likes That Its Gradual Approach to Rate Hikes Is Working

I cannot emphasize enough how much the Fed values their inflation credibility.

Here's How I Approach Rising Interest Rates

Here's How I Approach Rising Interest Rates

Longer-term interest rates, such as the 10-year Treasury, are basically a function of three things.

Headline Job Gains Are Actually a Beat

Headline Job Gains Are Actually a Beat

What all this means for the Fed and for bonds.

Don't Ignore Friday's Jobs Report

Don't Ignore Friday's Jobs Report

Jobs can be a leading indicator if you read them right.

3 Ways to Position Your Portfolio After the Latest Fed Rate Hike

3 Ways to Position Your Portfolio After the Latest Fed Rate Hike

Where the Fed stands, what to expect over the next few meetings, and what the market may not be pricing in yet.

Where the Fed Stands and How to Trade It

Where the Fed Stands and How to Trade It

There are 3 ways to position for more Fed hikes in 2019-2020 than the market has priced in.