Tom Graff

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3 Biggest Bond Market Trends in 2018

3 Biggest Bond Market Trends in 2018

A look at key bond trends, and how to trade them in the New Year.

3 Crucial Trends for Bonds in 2018

3 Crucial Trends for Bonds in 2018

I like outright shorts on Treasury bonds with three-seven years to maturity.

How to Play the Bond Selloff

How to Play the Bond Selloff

With the tax bill passage, long bonds have been selling off sharply, steepening the yield curve.

How to Trade Aftermath of Janet Yellen's Last Big Decision

How to Trade Aftermath of Janet Yellen's Last Big Decision

As Yellen departs, the Fed is likely to become more hawkish.

Jobs Report: Playing the Odds on 2018 Rate Hikes

Jobs Report: Playing the Odds on 2018 Rate Hikes

Expect to start seeing increasing market volatility around jobs report releases in 2018.

How Jobs Report's Slow Wage Growth Will Hit Fed Policy in 2018

How Jobs Report's Slow Wage Growth Will Hit Fed Policy in 2018

We are at a critical juncture for setting 2018 policy, and we should start to see increasing volatility around these kinds of releases.

Powell vs. Yellen: What's the Difference?

Powell vs. Yellen: What's the Difference?

The Fed chair and her potential successor have similarities, but not in their views on regulation.

The Significance of a Flattening Yield Curve and How to Trade It

The Significance of a Flattening Yield Curve and How to Trade It

With many investors confused over what a flattening yield curve means, we address such questions as why the curve flattens and whether it predicts a recession.

Straight Scoop on a Flattening Yield Curve

Straight Scoop on a Flattening Yield Curve

We address such questions as why the curve flattens and whether it predicts a recession.

Should You Buy This Particular Dip?

Should You Buy This Particular Dip?

Yes, if you're talking about high-yield bonds, but your time horizon is key.