Fixed Income


  • Treasury yields rise for second straight day Monday, 9 Jun 2014 | 4:33 PM ET

    Prices for Treasurys fell, pressured by sale of new coupon-bearing government debt this week and a greater risk appetite after a strong jobs report.

  • Treasury prices fall ahead of coming debt sales Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 3:28 PM ET

    Treasury prices fell ahead of a $62 billion sale of new coupon-bearing government debt next week.

  • Labor market slack in focus     Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 7:10 AM ET

    Jonathan Beinner, Goldman Sachs Asset Management, provides his outlook on the economy as interest rates trend slowly higher and economist eye the labor market for signs of a reduction in slack.

  • Peripheral Europe closes in on US 10-year Treasury Friday, 6 Jun 2014 | 6:19 AM ET
    Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    It has now become cheaper for Ireland - despite being a major casualty of the euro zone sovereign debt crisis - to borrow money than the U.S. government.

  • Bonds gain after ECB verdict; US payrolls in focus Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 2:03 PM ET

    Treasurys gained in choppy trading after the ECB cut interest rates to record lows and announced new measures meant to stimulate the region's economy.

  • Yields edge higher before ECB, after mixed US data Wednesday, 4 Jun 2014 | 3:26 PM ET

    U.S. Treasurys were steady as investors took profits from the recent rally, before Thursday's highly anticipated European Central Bank meeting.

  • Treasurys decline for fourth straight session Tuesday, 3 Jun 2014 | 2:36 PM ET

    Treasurys yields rose to their highest in three weeks as investors reset bets that yields are likely to climb after they fell to 11-month lows.

  • US bonds decline after strong China PMI numbers Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 9:30 AM ET

    U.S. bonds fell after strong manufacturing data from China, but remained elevated compared to the lows of earlier this year.

  • Treasury yields rise on surprising Chicago PMI Friday, 30 May 2014 | 9:55 AM ET
    U.S. savings bonds

    U.S. benchmark Treasury yields moved higher on Friday, following a better-than-expected reading on Chicago business activity.

  • CNBC's exclusive CFO survey results     Friday, 30 May 2014 | 8:20 AM ET

    "Squawk Box" host Andrew Ross Sorkin reveals the results of the latest quarterly survey from a group of chief financial officers representing about one trillion dollars in assets. Among the opinions, a majority say the U.S. economy is modestly improving.

  • General trend up for equities: JPM's Kelly     Friday, 30 May 2014 | 8:15 AM ET

    We've actually been short of corrections in the last year or so, says David Kelly, JPMorgan Funds, weighing in on the outlook for stocks and the overall geopolitical global scene.

  • Picking apart Picketty     Friday, 30 May 2014 | 8:03 AM ET

    Tony Fratto, Hamilton Place Strategies, shares his thoughts on Thomas Piketty's best-seller, "Capital in the Twenty-First Century."

  • The 'new neutral' is about debt: Pro     Friday, 30 May 2014 | 7:31 AM ET

    Virginie Maisonneuve, Pimco deputy CIO, explains how the current low rate, low growth environment is supportive for stocks.

  • Data shows economy improving: Expert     Friday, 30 May 2014 | 6:16 AM ET

    Anthony Chan, Chase, and David Joy, Ameriprise Financial, share their outlook on the markets and U.S. economy. The economy is probably growing at an underlying pace close to three percent, says Joy.

  • Treasury correction ahead: Pro     Friday, 30 May 2014 | 1:30 AM ET

    Don Smith, strategist at ICAP, says Treasurys are likely to see a "sharp correction" when the Federal Reserve begins to "normalize" its monetary policy.

  • Benchmark yields edge up from 11-month lows Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 4:02 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Treasury yields inched up from 11-month lows as data showed the economy shrank for the first time in three years in the first quarter.

  • Why 2014 keeps catching bond investors by surprise Thursday, 29 May 2014 | 7:22 AM ET
    Traders at the CME Group's Chicago Board of Trade

    Yields on global sovereign bonds may be dropping as investors pile into the asset class, but strategists are split on what to expect next.

  • Yields stick to 2014 lows after 5-year note auction Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 3:21 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Bond prices rallied on Wednesday after the U.S. government's auction of five-year Treasury notes, the second of three debt auctions this week.

  • Treasurys rise for a 2nd day on month-end support Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 4:57 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Bonds traded mostly higher on Tuesday after the US government's auction of two-year Treasury notes, the first of three debt auctions this week.

  • Bubble in bonds?     Tuesday, 27 May 2014 | 12:27 PM ET

    Discussing the action in the 10-Year yield, with Rick Rieder, BlackRock CIO of fixed income.