Novice Trade: TLT

I like owning July calls in TLT, as the Fed will have a hard time hiking rates 3 more times this year.

Market Bears Are Growling Again, but Does Their Argument Hold Up?

The 10-year yield is substantially below where it was in 2007/2008.

Jim Cramer: Some Common-Sense Observations About Rates, Bonds and Banks

Can we stop thinking that the bond market is brilliant on a daily basis?

Small-Cap Stocks Continue to Lead as Bond Weakness Is Ignored

Speculative action in certain groups is keeping sentiment bullish despite limited moves in the major indices.

Will Rising Interest Rates Be the Convenient Excuse for a Market Correction?

Whether it is justified or not isn't the issue, if the idea takes hold we have little choice but to react.

Jim Cramer: So Easy to Scare People, So Hard to Set Them at Ease

I think stocks are due for a pause but it is because they run so much, not because of these stories.

Negative Market Storylines Are Gaining Traction

Worries about interest rates are unlikely to go away easily.

6 Top Tips for Income Investors in the Current Environment

From overweighting dividend stocks to avoiding high-yield bonds, this is how I'm playing things here.

Market Faceoff: Price Action Favors the Bulls, News Flow Favors the Bears

Big-picture bears are not convinced that the stock market is shifting.

What the 10-Year Treasury Auction Revealed

Auctions can provide important information about bond demand, yields and where things are headed.