TOKYO, July 3- Japanese government bond prices firmed on Friday, tracking firmer Treasuries after a disappointing U.S. employment report raised doubts about whether U.S. interest rates would rise this year. Volume was thin due to caution ahead of Greece's referendum on Sunday on its bailout conditions, as well as a U.S. market holiday on Friday to observe...» Read More
JP Morgan Chase reported compensation expenses at the bank as a a whole rose 9 percent in 2011. But pay in its investment banking division fell 9 percent.
If you’re shorting bonds, noted investor Dennis Gartman thinks you’re wrong.
Dennis Gartman,The Gartman Letter, discusses the direction of Treasuries, and how to play the record low yields, with the Fast Money traders.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has the update on bond yields and the dollar.
Investors trying to steer their way through the markets should make investments based on the continuing success of corporates rather than governments, Aaron Gurwitz, chief investment officer, Barclays Wealth Management, told CNBC Monday.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on Friday's bond yields from the CME.
A positive first fortnight’s return to trading should lead to a positive year for the U.S. markets in 2012, Dennis Gartman, author of The Gartman Letter, believes.
Where are 10 and 30-year yields headed in 2012? George Goncalves, Nomura Securities Intl., provides the forecast, and insight on whether the Federal Reserve will provide QE3 this year.
Holdings of U.S. Treasurys by foreign central banks has fallen by a record $69 billion over the past four weeks according to the latest Federal Reserve data. The Financial Times reports
The Chicago PMI for December dipped 0.1 point to 62.5, with CNBC's Rick Santelli.
The Fast Money traders with the play on Wednesday's markets, and the trade on stocks that have lost more than half their value in 2011. Also, a look at investment opportunities in Treasuries.
CNBC's Rick Santelli has an update on bond yields and the dollar.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports yields on 2-year Treasury notes moving up 0.286%, and the 10-year notes are up 2.024%.
Ray Stone, Stone & McCarthy explains what's behind one-month T-Bill yields moving into negative territory.
New U.S. home sales data, showing sales were worse than reported for the past four years, and reports on European bank borrowing could produce some of the bigger headlines Wednesday, as markets wind down ahead of the quiet holiday week.
Checking in on financials topping the tape today, with JPMorgan up over 2%. Also, sharing perspective on a possible further dip for treasury yields, with Jeff Kilburg, Treasury Curve senior development director.
With one final shopping week to go, investors will be keeping their eye on the consumer to see how holiday sales shake out and what it might mean for the economy.
The negativity that’s driving the euro lower could keep pressure on stocks and commodities prices Thursday.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on the drop in Treasury yields and how to play it.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on Wednesday's 30-year Treasury auction.