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A Snapshot of Bond Valuations

Nov 8, 2016
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1. Today's blog post is one we do on an ongoing basis so that investors can monitor fluctuations in bond prices relative to changes in interest rates and the global economy.
2. From 5/31/16 through 11/4/16 (chart period),the yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note (T-Note) declined by seven basis points, from 1.85% to 1.78%, according to Bloomberg. It was as low as 1.36% (7/8/16) in the period.




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