Investors are looking pretty grim of late with investments in stocks and commodities, but not in long-term Treasury bonds. The stocks and commodities have been in a free fall with all three of the indexes down more than 3% lately. One afternoon of trading recorded a plunge of more than 500 points. Long-term Treasury note investments have seen a marked increase with all of these changes.
A brighter outlook has been seen in 10-year Treasuries which are a safe haven for investors in our hazardous investment marketplace. Investors piled into 10 year Treasury notes this week driving the yield down to several new record lows.
An enormous impact is being had on the American… » Read more