If employment is weakening, it would be a very ominous sign that a recession is getting closer.
Bonds got ahead of themselves and there were number of factors at work.
Insurance companies should be sensitive to the direction of interest rates.
There are two big reasons why the odds of Treasuries moving higher from here are dismal.
Following ex-Fed board member's advice would actually give President Trump reasonable cause to fire Powell and politicize the bank even more.
There is no real connection to the economy right now because of globalization.
I start this week in risk-off mode and want to sell every rally in risk.
Literally at the same time Powell was speaking, trade tensions were ramping up.
Two big points lead into what Jay Powell will be saying in Friday's speech.
Let's check out a few charts of the popular TLT which is the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF.