for being a value trap, or a place where investors would park their money in return for dividends that could compete with 30 - year treasury yields. Nowadays, it looks like Intel is a high-flying technology company, but for good reason. I didn't think
history. By comparison, when the Fed lost control of rates in the late-1970s as inflation soared, the 10-year and 30 - year Treasury bonds both took about 18 months for their yields to rise by about 50% (500 bp. at those levels). As we have talked about
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Ratio of the Yield on 30-Year ‘AAA’ Rated* Munis to the 30 - Year Treasury Bond Yield Source: Thomson Reuters. Ratio depicts 30 ..... from Thomson Reuters Municipal Market Data) divided by 30 - year Treasury yield. Data as of June 12, 2014. *As rated by Standard
duration Treasury bond, but possibly at the expense of less capital preservation and higher volatility. Alternatively, a 30 - year Treasury bond will have more income opportunity than a short-maturity Treasury, but with much higher sensitivity to interest rate
five-year Gilt basically has equaled the performance of a 30 - year Treasury or a 30-year Gilt. We're talking 100 years. And right ..... they stop that and they are starting to, what happen to a 30 - year Treasury bond when its buyer, first and last resort basically disappears
grade fixed income to lock in these gains. While buying a 30 - year Treasury at 3.4% will certainly not exceed their 6%-8% bogeys ..... a 10% quarterly return. Clearly, investing in 3.4% 30 - year Treasury will not generate perpetual double digit returns, but demand
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little over half of that return has been generated by interest rates. For example, the yield on the 10-year and the 30 - year Treasury bond have declined about 50 basis points since the beginning of the year. Now the 150 basis points of that 5% return have
return on the 10-year bond (as represented by the Citigroup 10-Year Treasury Bond Index) and an 11.7% return on the 30 - year Treasury bond (as represented by the BofA Merrill Lynch Current 30-Year U.S. Treasury Index6) for the year-to-date period