Why is Powell talking such a big game but doing so little?
There also are multiple ways to look at what to expect next from Treasuries and junk bonds and how to act accordingly.
Be prepared for all the ways it can have an effect on your investments.
Most of the media's attention is on the presidential race. However, that isn't what has been moving the bond market in recent weeks.
Be very careful using bonds as a hedge here against your equity position.
While a Biden win is likely fully priced in, control of the Senate is up in the air, and that makes a big difference.
If inflation doesn't translate to higher Treasury yields, here's where will it appear and what you do to benefit from it.
There are three key reasons why investors should resist the urge here.
Investors have been content holding duration and interest-rate risk despite the red flags. Complacency rarely ends well.
With unemployment at 10%, the 'water in the pot' is pretty cold.