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Here’s the catalyst that could shift the market debate from selling the news to buying the dip

Two things are clear this earnings season. The first is that first-quarter earnings have been outstanding. According to a Credit Suisse analysis done of 85% of the S&P 500’s companies, 86% beat expectations — with the financial sector clobbering them by 34%, and the rest of the market beating them by 19%. Earnings per share […]

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Treasury yields tilt lower as bond market remains unmoved by U.S. economic data

U.S. Treasury yields edged lower on Wednesday as investors shrugged off additional evidence of the economic recovery, underlining the bond market’s recent resilience to reflation fears. What are Treasurys doing? The 10-year Treasury note yield TMUBMUSD10Y, 1.576% was down 0.7 basis point to 1.584%, falling for a fourth straight session. The 2-year note TMUBMUSD02Y, 0.156% […]

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