Archive for August 1st, 2009

Bonds and Stocks

July in Figures

August 1, 2009

A frequent risk assumption trade in July boosted equities, depressed the dollar, and produced mixed interest rate movements.  Oil prices had fallen around $10 by the 14th but recovered just about all its losses by month-end.  Gold recouped half its June decline. 10-Yr Yield 06/30/09 07/31/09 Chg vs End-June U.S. 3.53% 3.48% -5 Basis Points […] More