The yield curve could actually flatten, with longer term bonds benefiting from the tightening with price increases.
A jump in June? Hear the latest on when the Fed is likely to raise interest rates.
Fed keeps a key rate the same but signals a possible rate hike in the future.
Last week’s meeting of the Fed was generally interpreted as bullish on the economy and bolstered confidence that an interest rate increase could indeed come this year.
The Fed still says, “No rush!” But you still need to be ready for when rates rise.
The Fed is likely to modify the phrasing of its policy statement to signal that an increase in the targeted federal funds rate is not a “considerable time” off in the future.
The dollar has been on a tear in recent months, strengthening against most major currencies.
A new investigation has revealed some secretive audio tapes that highlight a troubling relationship between the Fed and Goldman Sachs.
The August employment report was a disaster, but that’s good news for those looking to get a mortgage.
Ultrashort-term bond funds may come with more risk than certificates of deposit.