BI: "Negative US interest rates 'are still possible' as Treasury yields hit record-low, DataTrek says"

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BI: "Negative US interest rates 'are still possible' as Treasury yields hit record-low, DataTrek says"

Excerpt from Business Insider quoting DataTrek’s Nick Colas:

…. “Sinking US Treasury yields signal that negative interest rates in the US “are still possible,” according to a note from DataTrek published on Monday.

While the stock market is breathing a sigh of relief due to stronger-than-expected second quarter earnings, falling interest rates suggest investors are skeptical of the current rally and are still risk averse, the note said.

Last week, the 2-year and 5-year US Treasury rates hit record lows of 0.109% and 0.209%, respectively, and the 10-year rate sat just above record lows”….

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