Description: Treasuries dropped, pushing two-year note yields up the most since April, after remarks from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke tempered speculation that the central bank will step up debt buying.
Questions for discussion:
- Summarize the recent activity in treasuries and the bond market.
- What do you believe will happen over the next six months?
- What would your advice be to investors?
- How should financial managers respond as they plan to gear up for a recovering economy?