Fixed Income

My reaction to the Fed release, the SEP and Yellen's presser.
The government will pump money into the economy.

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Unless commodities keep falling, CPI is likely to level off here.
This is good time to evaluate facts vs. projections.
I still think June is the most likely point for rate normalization to begin. 
High-yield is blowing off some steam.
Friday's 7-10 year Treasury returns were not as negative as expected.

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The Fed created a balance sheet out of thin air. What now?
The yield curve will continue to flatten. 
Here's my take on how the bond market will set up for it and how you might want to play the results.

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