Bonds

Treasury Bonds: Will This Triple Bottom Prove Bullish?

Treasury bonds have underperformed other major asset classes since topping last summer.  But the 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:TLT) may be finding some footing. That is, IF the chart pattern show below is confirmed. I shared the chart below last Wednesday. And, as you can see, bonds (via TLT) are…

Treasury Bonds Chart Update (TLT): Fibonacci Price Targets

The 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:TLT) finally broke out of a double bottom reversal formation. The move was accompanied by a bullish breakout in momentum (14-day RSI). This development should lead to further upside for the treasury bonds ETF. I’m looking for this move to run up to 125 to…

Macro Investing Trends: 5 Stock Charts To Watch Now

Market trends and rotation occur in both localized (domestic) and global markets. With this in mind, it’s important to understand that we have many investment choices across the globe… and within our own given markets that we tend to follow. Additionally, many of these markets can be used as indicators…

Treasury Bonds Update (TLT): Bulls Eyeing Key Resistance

The 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:TLT) is attempting to breakout here. But it’s worth noting that this is the fourth attempt to take out the 2017 highs. Needless to say, this area of price resistance has become pretty clear cut. So what happens in the coming days will likely bear importance on the…

Post-Fed Day Market Update: Stocks & Bonds Holding Support

I do not like to get too excited on FED days when the stock market rallies. These Federal Reserve inspired rallies have a way of reversing themselves. We will see if this move brings something different. The below chart is a 2 hour of the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) with the…

Inside The Markets: 5 Charts For Active Investors (February 22)

It’s time for another round of macro technical charts as investors attempt to weigh the risk to reward ratio across several markets (including stock market indices, sectors, individual commodities, currencies, bonds, and other benchmarks and market indicators). This chart review will look at 5 charts with important technical price developments.  Even if you’re not…

Global Markets Update: 5 Charts To Watch Now (February 15)

It’s time for another round of macro technical charts as investors attempt to weigh the risk to reward ratio in several markets (including stock market indices, sectors, individual commodities, currencies, bonds, and other benchmarks and market indicators). This chart review will look at 5 charts with key technical price developments.  Even if…

Consumer Staples (XLP) Diverge From US Treasuries On Reflation Trade

I recently noted that there are quite a number of themes, both positive and negative, continuing into the new year (in “Are Investors Pulling Too Much Awesome Forward“). The ‘positives’ – infrastructure spend, tax reform, healthcare reform, and deregulation – have built a relentless bid, or scared off sellers… for the…

German Bunds, US Treasuries: Yields Approaching Support

The bonds complex may be setting up for a near-term reversal of sorts. The charts below show the potential for a near-term low in yields and possible ensuing move higher. Let’s look at German Bunds and US Treasuries. GERMAN BUND YIELDS I suspect that the combination of both TD buy…

High Yield Bonds Divergence Points To Risk On

The bulls are celebrating what they believe is another key breakout to new highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is over 20,000 and tech stocks are rocking again. So does this rally have legs? High Yield Bonds Divergence (with 10 Year T-Note) a market “tell” As stocks were meandering sideways and…