Treasury Futures' Bearish Specs Finally Have Been Squeezed Out

Treasury Futures' Bearish Specs Finally Have Been Squeezed Out

Although the short squeeze wasn't as quick and swift as we thought it might be, it didn't disappoint in the end.

What Happened Friday and What's Next for the Stock Market

What Happened Friday and What's Next for the Stock Market

Markets where the Russell 2000 outperforms are healthier than those where it doesn't.

Jim Cramer: There Are More Negatives in Play in This Market Than the Yield Curve

Jim Cramer: There Are More Negatives in Play in This Market Than the Yield Curve

Taken together they create a worrisome picture, one that can explain why it wasn't just the banks that fell on the inversion news.

Federal Reserve Signals Easier Path on Monetary Policy as Economy Slows

Federal Reserve Signals Easier Path on Monetary Policy as Economy Slows

The Federal Reserve, led by Chairman Jerome Powell, said it will hold interest rates steady in their current range from 2.25% to 2.5%, while waiting for signs that the economy is stabilizing.

Fed Chair Jerome Powell Faces Complex Task on Rates as Data Weakens, Wages Rise

Fed Chair Jerome Powell Faces Complex Task on Rates as Data Weakens, Wages Rise

The U.S. dollar traded at a two week low against its global peers Tuesday, while the gap between short and longer-date Treasury bonds continued to narrow, as investors extended bets on a dovish turn from the Federal Reserve at the start of its two-day rate setting meeting in Washington.

2019 Is the Year of the Debt Diet

2019 Is the Year of the Debt Diet

Fear-mongering over risk of BBB credits was immensely exaggerated and hurt many people's returns.

Big Banks Are Prepping For Slowdown, But Their Bonds May Offer Healthy Returns

Big Banks Are Prepping For Slowdown, But Their Bonds May Offer Healthy Returns

U.S. banks are quietly making plans to protect themselves from a slowing domestic economy, potentially giving investors the chance to profit from some of the very bonds that many bank bosses resisted issuing when regulators overhauled the sector in the wake of the global financial crisis.

Economist Perspective: Rates and Brexit Endgame

Economist Perspective: Rates and Brexit Endgame

Brexit Enters Crucial Final Phase.

The Fed, Economic Data and What to Expect From Friday's Jobs Report

The Fed, Economic Data and What to Expect From Friday's Jobs Report

Economic signs point to slower growth, not a recession, in 2019.

How Do Bonds Work?

How Do Bonds Work?

Bonds are one of the building blocks of our marketplace. Understand how bonds work and how you can identify a quality bond to invest in.