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Things Are About to get More Interesting

As the stock market has continued its seemingly never-ending ascent, something else has been happening in the background, albeit more quietly: Yields have been rising. On Tuesday, famed bond guru Bill Gross of Janus Henderson and formerly of PIMCO suggested that the treasury market has officially entered bear market territory. With a current yield in the neighborhood of 2.55%, the ten year note yield has broken a 25 year trend line. Gross had suggested back in October that a sustained move past 2.40% on the... Continue Reading

Is Market Risk Highest Since 2008?

Stocks have been moving higher for years now, in fact it has been nearly a decade since the bull market got underway. Although it seems at times that nothing can stand in the way of higher equity prices, some investment professionals have been sounding the alarm bell. One such professional is Bill Gross, affectionately referred to as the “bond king” and manager of the Janus Henderson Global Unconstrained Bond Fund. And when Mr. Gross speaks-people listen. Mr. Gross seems to be of the opinion that... Continue Reading

Are Gold Investors Watching the Right Market?

The stock market is frequently mentioned when gold is discussed in the financial media. This makes perfect sense, given the fact that gold is often bought during times of market duress and may underperform when equity markets are headed higher. Although stocks remain not far from recent all-time highs, there could be something even more critical to financial markets in the near-term. The yield on the 10 year note is not far from crossing an important line. World renowned money manager Bill Gross believes that... Continue Reading

Another Vote Against Negative Interest Rates

As the spread of negative interest rates is set to continue, German bank boss John Cryan is voicing his thoughts on the monetary policy tool. Cryan is the CEO of Deutsche Bank, Germany’s largest bank and a bank that is recognized all over the globe. As more financial experts weigh in on the potential effects of negative interest rates, Cryan made his opinion fairly clear, stating that such a policy could have “fatal consequences.” Deutsche Bank has felt the effects of negative interest rates which... Continue Reading

Is Bond King Bill Gross Saying Go For Gold?

Stocks are at fresh all-time highs and investors seem to be feeling better about the economy. While investors’ sentiment may not have yet reached the euphoric stage, stocks could potentially have some room to run higher. Or could they? While stock bullishness appears to still be at healthy levels, some investors may be questioning just how much further the current rally can run. Some investors, like Janus Capital Group portfolio manager Bill Gross, feel that perhaps investors should be cutting their risk. Of particular note... Continue Reading