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The week interest rates popped upward

David Brancaccio May 24, 2013
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The week interest rates popped upward

David Brancaccio May 24, 2013
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Chances are the Dow could end up with a loss for the week. But the big story may be bonds.

Chris Low,  chief economist with FTN Financial, joins Marketplace Morning Report host David Brancaccio with the details behind the numbers.

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