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Beware the Stinking Smell of Long-term Bonds

Around the globe, the “long bond trade” has become a very crowded trade, which has led to a “condition where both long and short bond yields, particularly in the U.S., rise on even the slightest bit of positive economic news or hawkish Fed chatter,” per Strategas Research. The back-and-forth swings [...]
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