Jun 23, 2013 Interest rates are going up. What does that mean for consumers?
Jun 20, 2013 The markets take a hit in the wake of Fed chairman Ben Bernanke’s “good” news about the economy.
Jun 20, 2013 Global markets are down this morning on news that the U.S. Federal Reserve may not continue its bond buying program, known as quantitative easing, in the long-term.
Jun 19, 2013 The Federal Reserve kicks off a two-day meeting today. The big question: Is the Fed going to scale back its bond-buying program?
Jun 12, 2013 In a few weeks, the accounting quarter ends and then the emails and envelopes start arriving with results. For those with bonds, it might not be pretty.
Jun 11, 2013 Juli Niemann, analyst with Smith Moore & Company, explains what's got bond yields rising.
Jun 5, 2013 Stocks are risky, but bonds are safe -- or so goes the stereotype. But what about bond mutual funds?
May 31, 2013 Recently, the housing market has been making headlines for making a historic recovery. New home sales, existing home sales and pending sales are all up. But so are mortgage interest rates as of this week. That's not so good, but should it make shoppers reconsider buying a home?
May 29, 2013 The value of the benchmark 10-year Treasury note is down, amid signs the U.S. economy is gathering strength. The yield is up to 2.14 percent, and 30-year mortgage rates are inching close to 4 percent, the highest in a year.
May 29, 2013 For a moment there, things were looking really peachy in housing.