Interest Futures
Fundamental Analysis

Interest Futures Higher Amid Falling Treasury Yields and Fed

Interest futures surged Thursday while Treasury yields fell to new lows in the month due to increased bets for a Fed cut in September. Prices are heading for a bullish week marked by softer US consumer and producer inflation numbers. Interest futures reversed most gains last week on Friday when the US released a blockbuster Read More…

Interest Futures
Fundamental Analysis

Interest Futures Gain Momentum as Signs of US Economic Slowdown Emerge

Interest futures increased on Thursday due to lower Treasury yields and a weaker dollar, signaling further evidence of a slowdown in the US economy. Prices will end the week strong, as poor US data over the week has strengthened the case for two Federal Reserve rate cuts this year. This week, investors have digested several Read More…

Interest Futures
Fundamental Analysis

Interest Futures Rebound as Treasury Yields Fall on Weak US Data

Interest futures recovered on Thursday as Treasury yields retreated from recent highs amid poor US data. Initially, interest futures had been plummeting after a poor US debt auction. However, this changed when data led to a slight increase in Fed rate cut expectations. The bond market has had a rough week, with yields soaring to Read More…

Interest Futures
Fundamental Analysis

Strong US Economic Data Lifts Treasury Yields, Lowers Interest Futures

Interest futures ended lower on Thursday as Treasury yields soared after positive US data. The rally in yields came as market participants lowered bets on Fed rate cuts. PMI data and weekly jobless claims pointed to a still robust economy, raising fears that the Fed might further delay rate cuts.  US business activity (Source: S&P Read More…

Interest Futures
Fundamental Analysis

Interest Futures Pull Back After Peaking on Fed Rate Cut Hopes

Interest futures fell on Thursday after reaching new highs due to increased Fed rate cut expectations. The pullback came amid inflation worries after new economic data from the US. Still, interest futures are heading for a bullish week with increased rate-cut optimism. On Thursday, the US released data showing a bigger-than-expected 0.9% increase in import Read More…

Interest Futures
Fundamental Analysis

Interest Futures Rise as US Employment Data Boost Rate Cut Expectations

Interest futures rose Thursday as Treasury yields fell after US employment data boosted rate cut expectations. Consequently, investors bet that the Federal Reserve’s rate-cut cycle could start in September. Meanwhile, market participants were preparing for another round of US inflation data next week for more clues on the outlook for Fed rate cuts. US jobless Read More…