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Article Archive For Keyword: Bonds

  • 30-Year US Treasury Bonds Uptrend Losing Strength

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Prices may have initiated an A-B-C correction.

  • A Bottom And A Bounce In Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Do divergences mean that the bond market's long nightmare has finally ended?

  • About Those Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Positive stochastic divergences on monthly and daily charts suggest the potential for more upside in the 10-year Treasury note.

  • An Alpha Indicator for Bonds by Frank Ritchie

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Alpha measures the performance of a stock compared with the stock market. Here, the alpha between a cyclical stock group and the Treasury bond market is used as an indicator for trading T-bonds to signal trends. By Frank Ritchie The alphaY´ of a stock h

  • Are Bonds A Bubble?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Many news stories are saying that bonds are in a bubble, seemingly simply because many investors are buying them. Here's a subjective definition to answer the question.

  • Are Bonds For You?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Everybody knows about stocks, but what about bonds? Bonds come in all shapes and forms, some of which may be just what you're looking for. Look and see if bonds would be a good match for you.

  • Are High Yield Corporate Bonds An Asset Class Worth Considering?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...High yield corporate bonds, better known as junk bonds, are under appreciated which may have something to do with their popular handle. But have they been given a bum rap?

  • Are Stocks And Bonds Recoupling?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...If so, it may be a sign the deflation risk is over.

  • Asset Allocation: Stocks, Bonds, Futures by K.D. Angle

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Asset Allocation: Stocks, Bonds, Futures by K.D. Angle Investment survival depends on an investor's ability to adapt to the market. Is it possible to develop a strategy that performs under all conditions, whether inflation or deflation, recession or p

  • Bad News Bonds?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Gold slipping, the dollar bouncing ... what do YOU think bonds are likely to do next?

  • Bad News for Bonds?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...With the 10-year Treasury headed toward historic resistance, is the bond party over?

  • Betting On Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Bonds have had a huge price spike over the last few weeks. Is there more upside left?

  • Bonds And Bills Differ

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The 13-week Treasury-bill yield has taken note of recent rate increases, but the 10-year T-note yield is only just starting to conform.

  • Bonds And Stocks: Together Again?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After two and a half years of divergence, bond prices look to lead stock prices once again.

  • Bonds Bounce

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Breaking out above a multimonth downtrend line, the 10-year note successfully tests an old high for support.

  • Bonds Bounce Back

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A positive stochastic divergence following a 1-2-3 rule reversal sends bonds up and rates down in August.

  • Bonds Bouncing Between Extremes

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Bond prices are in the news, a few weeks ago as a bubble and now as a crash. The rate of change indicator helps evaluate these claims.

  • Bonds Breaking Down

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After consolidating near a support, the iShares 20-year T-Bond Fund (TLT) looks poised to continue lower.

  • Bonds For All Occasions (I)

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Is there a fixed-income investment for every economic climate?

  • Bonds For All Occasions II

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A look at the junk, emerging market, mortgage-based, and adjustable-rate bond markets.

  • Bonds Hit Support

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The iShares 20+ Year Bond ETF declined sharply over the last five days, but support is at hand and traders should be on guard for a bounce.

  • Bonds In Established Downtrend

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Statistical analysis is used to show that bonds are in an established downtrend.

  • Bonds Near Intermediate Bottom?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...After falling in recent weeks, the 20-year Treasury Bond Fund ETF may be nearing a significant support level.

  • Bonds and Stock Market Bottoms

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Will a test of the spring highs for the 10-year Treasury also help establish a bottom in the S&P?

  • Bonds vs. Stocks: A Historical View by Tim Hayes

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Bonds Vs. Stocks: A Historical View by Tom Hayes Relative value is a familiar buzzword when it comes to comparing bonds and stocks. But is it accurate? There are criteria that must be specified for comparisons, as Tim Hayes of Ned Davis Research Inc. po

  • Bonds, Price Momentum and Trends by Alex Saitta

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Bonds, Price Momentum and Trends by Alex Saitta A market trends, and then consolidates, before either resuming the trend or reversing. Is there any way that a technical trader can get a hint about which outcome, the reversal or the continuation, is more

  • Comparing The CRB With Bonds by Jim Bianco, C.M.T.

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Comparing The CRB With Bonds by Jim Bianco, C.M.T. The Commodity Research Bureau (CRB) price index and the bond market have frequently been compared in the past because of their interrelated natures. The CRB is considered to be an indicator of inflation

  • December Bonds Drive Into Resistance

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Negative divergences develop as the 10-year Treasury nears contract highs.

  • December Treasury Bonds by JESSE H. THOMPSON/Technical Analysis staff writer

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...December Treasury Bonds by JESSE H. THOMPSON/Technical Analysis staff writer Interest rate futures are always interesting to chart as well as to trade. Aside from the speculative aspects of interest rate futures, it is also valuable to know how much a l

  • Election Cycle Bearish For Stocks And Bonds In The Short Term

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...There is a well-documented cycle in markets related to Presidential elections. This pattern suggests stock and bond market weakness in the short term.

  • Gentlemen (And Ladies!) Prefer Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Bonds lock in a guaranteed profit for a fixed length of time. When the market is volatile, they can offer a safe haven for investment capital.

  • Impact Of Junk Bonds On Trading

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...When should you be in equities and when should you hold cash and stay on the sidelines? Here's a simple system that can help to answer that question

  • Intermarket Analysis With Dollar And Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The US dollar has been in an uptrend this year. Bond and currency charts support the theory that it may go even higher.

  • Is It Time To Buy Bonds?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The maxim is, "Buy when the blood is running in the streets." Should we follow it?

  • It's Time To Sell Yield And Buy Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Over the last five months, the yield on longer-term bonds and mortgages has gone ballistic. But recent action suggests the run is done.

  • Key Outside Reversal Rattles Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The long-term trend for the iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond Fund (IEF) remains up, but a key outside reversal week suggests further downside before a resumption higher is possible.

  • Linear Regression Lines and US Treasury Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...A linear regression line is a useful tool for determining the general direction of a trend.

  • Looking At Canadian Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...When a market starts suggesting negativity, looking for a safe investment becomes a must.

  • Of Gold And Bonds, Gold Is The Leader by Alex Saitta

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Of Gold And Bonds, Gold Is The Leader by Alex Saitta Does gold lead the bond market, or is it the other way around? Previously, we uncovered strong coincidental relationships between gold and the dollar, inflation, bonds and the CRB index. As bond trad

  • One Approach To Trading Bonds by Thom Hartle

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...One Approach To Trading Bonds by Thom Hartle During the course of trading, the technician strives to enhance profitability by developing a consistent approach. Success in trading, as in any profession or practicing any skill, comes from the school of ha

  • Picking A Bottom In Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...As sharp as the decline in bonds has been, a key momentum oscillator has positive divergence working and support is at hand.

Product Reviews: Top Step Bonds, version 2.1

  • Range Breakout Trading in Treasury Bonds by Alex Saitta

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Range Breakout Trading in Treasury Bonds by Alex Saitta Markets are either trending or in a trading range marking time until the next trend. It follows, then, that a potential trading concept is to identify the trading range and wait for the new trend t

  • Reckless Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The iShares 20-Year Treasury Fund (TLT) has turned violent over the last few months as bulls and bears slug it out for control. The medium-term trend is up, but the this appears to be a corrective move within a larger downtrend.

  • Stocks And Bonds Start To Decouple

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Stocks and bonds have been moving in unison since late summer, but signs of strain are starting to appear in this "positive" relationship.

  • Stocks Yield To Bonds by Tushar S. Chande

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Stocks Yield To Bonds by Tushar S. Chande A stock's price may be considered a mechanism to adjust its dividend yield. In the short run, the dollar amount of the dividend is fixed, and so stock prices change to accommodate changes in bond yields. Lags oc

  • The Link Between Bonds And Commodities by John J. Murphy

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The Link Between Bonds And Commodities by John J. Murphy Like a set of tumbling dominoes, intermarket analysis is based on the theory that one instrument affected will in turn affect another. Technical pioneer John Murphy, best known for his trailblazin

  • The Link Between Bonds And Stocks by John J. Murphy

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...The Link Between Bonds And Stocks by John J. Murphy Intermarket analysis is based on the premise that all markets are linked. Last month, technical trailblazer John J. Murphy explored the inverse interrelationship between commodity and bond prices; this

  • The Manic Marriage Between Bonds And Stocks

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Can this long-term intermarket match survive the strain?

  • The Name Is Bond: Government Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Watching bond yields can lead to some helpful insight into the stock market.

  • Trading High-Yield Bonds Using ETFs

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...In the high-risk arena of high-yield bonds, it's a good idea to use a trading system that avoids large drawdowns. Try applying a simple moving average.

  • Treasury Bonds And Gold by Alex Saitta

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Treasury Bonds And Gold by Alex Saitta Intermarket analysis, the comparison of price relationships between two different markets, is a valuable tool for traders and investors. Regular news reports often account for one market's trend for the day as rea

  • Troublesome Tops for Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Both corporates and Treasuries look primed for corrections.

  • Unwinding Bonds

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Rising long-term interest rates in the face of an aggressive Federal Reserve, falling gold, and a rising dollar raise suspicions among some observers.

  • Utilities And Bonds by John J. Murphy

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Utilities And Bonds by John J. Murphy Of all the interrelationships between markets, one that has been taken for granted for decades is the relationship between the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Dow Jones Transportation Average. John Murphy, vete

  • Why Are Stocks And Bonds Inversely Correlated?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Here's some insight into the ongoing battle between the two tradables.

  • Will Bonds Test A Bottom?

    ARTICLE SYNOPSIS...Negative divergences set up the 10-year note for a correction and possible test of the summer 2006 bottom.

Working Money: Why Are Stocks And Bonds Inversely Correlated by Michael J. Carr







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