21.44 +0.09 (0.42%)
After hours: 4:47PM EDT
|Bid||21.07 x 5000|
|Ask||21.49 x 1000|
|Day's Range||21.07 - 21.43|
|52 Week Range||17.07 - 22.46|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.90%|
It’s difficult to pinpoint a single reason for changes to the yield curve’s slope. First, any changes to the Fed’s interest rate immediately impact the yield curve at the short end, and the projections for long-term rates dictate the changes at the long end of the curve. For instance, the recent rate hike at the Fed’s March meeting had varying impacts on the US Treasury yield curve.
There are multiple factors that can affect the shape of yield curves. Bonds (BND) with different maturities react differently to changes in economic conditions and expectations. For example, when the US ...
The December Federal Reserve meeting is right around the corner and if Fed funds futures prove to be an accurate gauge, it is likely the central bank will hike interest rates for the third time this year. ...
Amid increased market volatility and concerns about the goings on within the Trump Administration, expectations are shifting regarding the Federal Reserve's ability to move forward with a June interest ...