Tag: U.S. Treasury yields

Capital and Risk, Liquidity

Bond yields are falling and that could stunt bank profits, Jim Cramer warns

January 27, 2020


U.S. Treasury yields are sliding, and that could negatively impact financial institutions, CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Monday. “Worries about a worldwide slowdown mean people will buy [U.S.] Treasurys, and when people buy Treasurys, interest rates go down,” the “Mad Money” […]

Capital and Risk, Liquidity

U.S. and European bond yields fall sharply ECB restarts bond-buying operation

September 12, 2019

Via: Market Watch

U.S. Treasury yields and European government bond yields fell sharply on Thursday after the European Central Bank lowered its key deposit rate and exceeded investors expectations with the resumption of its bond-buying program. What are Treasurys doing? The 10-year Treasury […]

Capital and Risk, Liquidity

Short-term Treasury yields slide as Powell outlines downcast outlook

July 10, 2019

Via: Market Watch

U.S. Treasury yields came sharply off their highs on Wednesday as market participants said Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s prepared remarks for his semiannual testimony to Congress suggested the U.S. central bank would go forward with an interest rate-cut in […]