Presented by Matt Glova and the LifeTime Asset Management team:
Weekly Market Update, January 24, 2022
U.S. Treasuries underwent a volatile week of trading, as yields opened the week higher and closed with the back end of the curve flatter. Markets were rattled by the move higher in Treasury rates following the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
Weekly Market Update, January 18, 2022
Global equity markets showed mixed performance last week as investors questioned whether we saw peak inflation with Wednesday and Thursday’s Consumer Price Index (CPI) and Producer Price Index (PPI) reports. The yield curve saw modest flattening last week. The short end of the curve continued its move higher and the long end of the curve held steady.
Weekly Market Update, January 10, 2022
The yield curve moved higher across the board last week, and a noticeable shift across all maturities also occurred. Global equity markets were down across the board last week as Treasury yield curve rates shifted higher.
Weekly Market Update, January 3, 2022
The U.S. equity markets were mixed last week as trends from 2021 started to reverse following the December Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting. The yield curve moved modestly higher last week with a majority of the move taking place on the short end of the curve.