Category: Recession

Recession No More? Bond-Market Selloff Pushes Treasury Yields to Six-Week High – CCN.com
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Recession No More? Bond-Market Selloff Pushes Treasury Yields to Six-Week High – CCN.com

U.S. bond markets extended their slide on Friday, as investors continued to reevaluate the recession risk. | Image: AFP PHOTO / Stan HONDA U.S. government debt yields continued to rise on Friday, booking their biggest weekly gain in three years on better than expected data, China trade progress and looser monetary policy. Treasury Yields Extend…

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What Recession? The Yield Curve Inversion Is a Flashing Buy Signal
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What Recession? The Yield Curve Inversion Is a Flashing Buy Signal

The bond market flashed a classic recession signal on Wednesday, but let’s look beyond the panic at the numbers. Source: ShutterstockBy CCN Markets: The Dow Jones fell 800 points on Wednesday, as a major recession indicator – the yield curve inversion – clicked on, spooking investors.Yet this recession indicator isn’t always correct, and the S&P…

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