February 24, 2021 Headlines

February 24, 2021 Headlines Both Treasury yields and equity futures are higher this morning due to comments made by Fed Chairman Powell stating that the central bank would remain committed to supporting economic growth. The 10-year is currently 7 bps higher this...

February 23, 2021 Headlines

February 23, 2021 Headlines All eyes are on Washington today as Fed Chair Powell presents the semi-annual monetary policy update to the Senate Banking Committee. Market participants will be specifically focused on how Powell’s addresses the magnitude of the recent...

February 22, 2021 Headlines

February 22, 2021 Headlines Treasuries are little changed this morning amid general softness in risk markets to start the week. There’s a growing sense of optimism related to Covid recovery, and consequently, inflation has been the word of the month so far in...

February 19, 2021 Headlines

February 19, 2021 Headlines Treasury yields are drifting higher and steeper again this morning following a relatively quiet overnight session. Equity futures are up 30-65 basis points ahead of the open, with earnings optimism outpacing rising yields worries as it...

February 18, 2021 Headlines

February 18, 2021 Headlines Treasury yields continue to leak higher on the long end of the curve this morning. Yesterday’s blowout January retail sales report is still fresh on market participants’ minds, and increased mortgage-related hedging activity amid this...