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- MarketWatch•14 minutes ago
It’s time to call the Fed’s bluff and that means buying this asset. Plus, $1j700 gold? It isn’t impossible, says some new research from Deutsche Bank.
- Barrons.com•2 hours ago
Not only are U.S. bond yields frustratingly low, prices are likely to fall by the end of this year — and there are better opportunities overseas, says Rick Rieder, chief investment officer of global fixed income at BlackRock and lead manager of the BlackRock Strategic Global Bond fund. Foreign government bonds can deliver high yields, and some also have the potential for capital appreciation as their central banks increase monetary stimulus while the U.S. scales back, Rieder says, citing Brazil and Indonesia as two countries he especially favors now. The Strategic Global Bond fund (MDWIX) is up 11% this year, putting it in the top third of all global bond funds over that period and in the top 20% over the past five years, according to Morningstar.
- Market Realist•22 hours ago
Janet Yellen said at the Jackson Hole Economic Symposium that the monetary policy toolkit available prior to the Great Recession was capable of handling the situation then.