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March 31 bond

T-Bonds Grind Higher on Weak Data

Weaker than expected data reported in the Chicago PMI along with sagging consumer confidence managed to keep selling pressure muted. As a result, Treasury bonds and notes spent early morning trade grinding higher but failed to ignite momentum trade. Despite the uptick in equities, safety players saw no reason to ditch coupon paying Treasuries. As […]

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March 25 T-Bond

Positive Economic Data Drags on Treasury Futures

A lack of demand for sovereign debt and a poor showing in domestic auctions left Treasury futures vulnerable. The Fed issued $34 billion in 5-year notes and are expected to issue a boatload ($24 billion) of the new 7-year note issues. As we have also pointed out, corporations have been scrambling to sell fixed income […]

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March 11 S&P

Shorts Cover on Dips

Stock index futures started the day yesterday on the right foot and ended in the same manner. After Tuesday’s monster rally, many bears were looking for a repeat of the one-day rally phenomenon. However, aside from a few temporary dips to 712 the March S&P traded in the green the entire session. It was pretty […]

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Feb 10 Bond

Short Squeeze Triggered with Room to Run

The financial markets expressed their discomfort with the lack of details provided on the restructured TARP plan and the uncertainty over the economic stimulus package. Equities seemed to slide off of the cliff, while Treasuries finally experienced the short covering rally that we have been looking for. Trade was thin, and seemed to get thinner […]

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Feb 1 T-Bond

Treasuries on the Long End of the Curve

Indecisive equities and even less certainty in Washington aided a short covering bid in Treasuries. The 30-year bond and the 10-year note enjoyed a bulk of the buying while the short end of the yield curve dragged a bit. Many analysts attributed the buying to a flight to quality bid, but in my opinion, it […]

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Carley Garner

CommodityTrader.com is pleased to be introducing two new contributors to this blog and the first is Carley Garner of DeCarley Trading. Senior Market Analyst and Broker, Stocks and Commodities Magazine Columnist and Industry Educator.   Carley Garner is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of the University of Nevada Las Vegas, from which she earned dual bachelor’s […]

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