Bonds Treasurys

  • NEW YORK, Dec 6- The U.S. Treasury Department on Tuesday sold $45 billion of one-month bills with the fewest bids for this maturity at an auction since August, Treasury data showed. The ratio of bids to the amount offered was 3.23, the lowest since 3.17 at a one-month T-bill auction held on Aug. 23. The Treasury sold the latest one-month bill issue at an interest rate of...

  • WASHINGTON— Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills were flat to higher in Monday's auction, with six-month bills reaching their highest level in three weeks. The Treasury Department auctioned $34 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.490 percent, unchanged from last week. For a $10,000 bill, the three-month price was $9,987.61, while a...

  • CHICAGO, Dec 5- Citing rising 10- year U.S. Treasury yields and his forecast for about 2.25 percent economic growth next year, Chicago Federal Reserve President Charles Evans said on Monday he expects interest rates to continue to rise as the economy improves. The yield on the benchmark 10- year Treasury note, which has risen to about 2.4 percent from below 2...

  • CHICAGO, Dec 5- Citing rising 10- year U.S. Treasury yields and his forecast for about 2.25 percent economic growth next year, Chicago Federal Reserve President Charles Evans said on Monday he expects interest rate hikes to continue to rise as the economy improves. The yield on the benchmark 10- year Treasury note, which has risen to about 2.4 percent from below 2...

  • 2017 bond outlook: Rosenberg

    Jeff Rosenberg, Blackrock, shares his outlook on interest rates and economic growth for next year.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 4- U.S. "Treasuries are likely to be up in price, down in yield, as a result of the referendum as a" safe haven "investment with the dollar already up significantly versus the Euro," said Mark Grant, Chief Strategist and Managing Director at Hilltop Securities. "Italy is a G7 country and third largest economy in euro zone and with a weak and troubled banking...

  • U.S. 10- YEAR TREASURY NOTE FUTURES PRICES RISE 0.35 PCT AFTER TRADING REOPENS FOLLOWING ITALIAN REFERENDUM.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 2- U.S. The Labor Department said nonfarm payrolls increased by 178,000 jobs last month, while the unemployment rate dropped to a more than nine-year low of 4.6 percent. "The fact that employment growth continues to be robust is going to give the Fed confidence this month and then looking to further tighten policy next year," said Mark Cabana, head of U.S....

  • TOKYO, Dec 2- Japanese government bonds were mostly lowers on Friday, pressured by an overnight drop in U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's policies would fuel higher inflation. But this framework of keeping the 10- year yield near zero is not economically reasonable because this level discourages lending, former central bank policymaker Sayuri Shirai said...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 1- Brent crude futures rose to a 16- month high on Thursday on the heels of OPEC's agreement a day earlier to cut oil output, while Treasury yields continued to climb following the weakest monthly performance for global bonds in almost 13 years. Treasury yield jumped to its highest since July 2015 to start the month, after Bank of America Merrill...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 1- Brent crude futures rose to a 16- month high on Thursday on the heels of OPEC's agreement a day earlier to cut output, while Treasury yields continued to climb following the weakest monthly performance for global bonds in almost 13 years. Treasury yield jumped to its highest since July 2015 to start the month, after Bank of America Merrill Lynch's...

  • *Oil prices jump, extend OPEC cut-related advance. NEW YORK, Dec 1- Brent crude futures surged to a 16- month high on Thursday on the heels of OPEC's agreement a day earlier to cut output, while Treasury yields continued to climb following the weakest monthly performance for global bonds in almost 13 years. "You're seeing the market pricing in higher inflation in the...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 1- U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's policies would fuel higher inflation. Brent crude prices built on Wednesday's gains with a more than 3 percent jump a day after OPEC and Russia agreed to restrict output.

  • Norquist on taxes, Trump & Reagan

    Grover Norquist, Americans for Tax Reform president & founder, weighs in on tax reform.

  • WASHINGTON— Long-term U.S. mortgage rates marked a fifth week of surges in the aftermath of Donald Trump's election win, reaching their highest levels this year. Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said Thursday the average rate on a 30- year fixed rate loan rose to 4.08 percent from 4.03 percent the previous week. The yield on the 10- year Treasury bond stood at 2.38...

  • LONDON, Dec 1- Britain's top equity index fell on Thursday as water utility Severn Trent slipped after its shares traded without rights to their latest dividend payouts, while precious metals miners tracked gold prices lower. The precious metal has been under pressure from a strong U.S. dollar and rising Treasury yields since President-elect Donald Trump...

  • Trump's administration takes shape

    CNBC's Eamon Javers answers the question: Who is Steve Mnuchin?

  •  El-Erian: Good policy gets made at the intersection of the economy, markets and politics

    CNBC's Rick Santelli and Mohamed El-Erian, Allianz chief economic advisor, discuss President-elect Donald Trump's economic Cabinet picks.

  • *OPEC deal boosts inflation expectations. OPEC member Algeria was proposing to set a new production ceiling at 32.5 million barrels per day, down from current levels of 33.6 million. "I think most of the move this morning was related to the OPEC news, speculation about a production cut and the increase in oil prices and as a result inflation expectations as well,"...

  • US 30- YEAR TREASURY BONDS EXTEND PRICE LOSSES TO A FULL POINT, YIELDS RISE TO 3.00 PERCENT.