High yield bonds, senior secured loans on track for another annual gain | U.S. Treasury yields decline on muted inflation | U.S. Federal Reserve signals gradual approach to raising rates | Chart of the week: The Fed keeps moving though inflation remains below target
Few explanations for the upward march of equity valuations are based on resoundingly positive or long-term economic changes. We take a closer look at how these high valuations could be closely tied to the multi-year surge in liquidity.
Corporate credit prices consolidate recent gains | U.S. 10-year yields trade in a narrow range amid subdued inflation | Jobs report shows tightening labor market, muted wage growth | Chart of the week: Need for yield continues as 2018 uncertainty looms
Corporate credit prices rally into November’s end | Energy credit rises on firmer oil prices | Treasury curve flattens amid muted inflation | Chart of the week: No longer transitory? The Fed’s changing tone on inflation
Credit prices rebound following bumpy start to the week | Energy credit in focus as oil prices slip | U.S. Treasury curve flattens following CPI data | Chart of the week: Return expectations for traditional 60/40 portfolios decline
High yield bond prices slip amid modest outflows | Senior secured loans tracking mild November declines | Long-end Treasury yields drift lower as tax timeline extends | Chart of the week: Yield curve signals a skeptical bond market
High yield bonds, senior secured loans gain in October | U.S. Fed signals only gradual increases ahead | Inflation remains subdued despite solid U.S. economic data | Chart of the week: The number of U.S. oil rigs has leveled off
High yield bonds weaken, senior secured loans remain stable | U.S. government bond yields rise on solid economic data | Q3 GDP better than expected, inflation remains muted | Chart of the week: Crude oil drawdowns supporting prices
The monthly U.S. payroll report is often viewed as a barometer of economic health by investors and policymakers. Gain insight on this market-moving indicator, its link to trend employment growth and how it fits into the new normal.