Treasury prices slip as investors pile back into stocks

US Treasury prices slipped on Friday and yields jumped as investors sold out of government bonds and looked to move back into stock markets. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note surged 11 basis points to 2,929%. The yield on the 30-year Treasury bond climbed 12 basis points to 3,092%. Yields move inversely to … Read more

Here’s what a 3% yield on the 10-year Treasury means for your money

d3sign | Moment | Getty Images As the yield on the 10-year US Treasury pushes ever closer to 3% – a symbolic level not seen since late 2018 – financial analysts have described how it could affect people’s finances in a number of ways. Last week, the 10-year rate hit 2.94%, its highest point in … Read more

Key part of yield curve ‘inverts’ as short-term rates jump after jobs report

A key part of the Treasury yields inverted on Friday, stoking fears that a recession could be in the cards, after jobs data caused short-term rates to jump. The benchmark 10-year Treasury note was up more than 5 basis points at 2.382%, and the rate on the 2-year US government bond surged 16 basis points … Read more

2-year Treasury yield tops 10-year rate, a ‘yield curve’ inversion that could signal a recession

The 2-year and 10-year Treasury yields inverted for the first time since 2019 on Thursday, sending a possible warning signal that a recession could be on the horizon. The bond market phenomenon means the rate of the 2-year note is now higher than the 10-year note yield. This part of the yield curve is the … Read more

Treasury yields invert flashing recessionary warning sign

US 5-year and 30-year Treasury yields on Monday inverted for the first time since 2006, raising fears of a possible recession. The yield on the 5-year Treasury note rose 6 basis points to 2.6361% at 5:30 am ET, while the 30-year yield was down less than 1 basis point to 2.6004%. The 2-year yield jumped … Read more

Treasury yields fall with focus on Russia-Ukraine crisis

US Treasury yields fell on Thursday morning, as investors digested the latest Federal Reserve meeting minutes and monitored developments on the Russia-Ukraine crisis. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note gave up 4 basis points, falling to 2.0015% at 4 am ET. The yield on the 30-year Treasury bond moved 4 basis points lower … Read more

Government interest rates are mixed following the Fed decision

US government interest rates were mixed Thursday morning as investors continued to digest the Federal Reserve’s latest policy update. The yield on the benchmark 10-year government bond rose by less than basis points to 1.8495% at 03:45 ET. The yield on the 30-year government bond fell by 2 basis points to 2.1413%. The dividend moves … Read more