Fixed Income

A put on TLT could be a good way to play the trend.
Higher rates increase the spread between what banks pay for deposits and what they charge to lend.
U.S. companies issue more debt in euros, but will London still be allowed to clear transactions?
Here is how I'm positioned for the 4 most likely outcomes of next week's meeting.
Here is how I'm positioned for the 4 most likely outcomes of next week's meeting.

Novice Trade: JNK Real Money Pro($)

The trade I prefer now in JNK is the bearishly biased long put shooter, expiring in December.
The current narrative is leading to mental, and even physical, fatigue in bond traders and income seekers.
Despite hawkish talk, there's little in the data to compel the Fed to raise.
HYG's technicals indicate deteriorating positive momentum and suggest waning investor conviction.
Yes, a short-term rate hike is probably coming.

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