WASHINGTON— Interest rates on short-term Treasury bills soared in Monday's auction to their highest levels since March 2009, as investors expect that the Federal Reserve will soon start raising interest rates. The Treasury Department auctioned $28 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.215 percent, up from 0.140 percent last week.» Read More
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Jeffrey Gundlach, DoubleLine Capital CEO, provides his predictions on fixed income returns, and discusses his concerns about a credit risk bubble building.
CNBC's Rick Santelli rants about the Fed buying 80 percent of the Treasury output.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports what the latest jobs number indicates about the markets and U.S. economy, with CNBC's Steve Liesman.
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