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The Dow and S&P 500 fell Friday as increasing expectations the Fed could raise rates as soon as September offset optimism over a recovery in the job market.
U.S. stocks fell Thursday, hit by nervousness ahead of Friday's jobs report and lingering uncertainty over a Greece aid deal with creditors.
Stocks rose Wednesday, helped by optimism that Greece was close to an agreement to avoid a default and as further gains in bond yields lifted financials.
Stocks fell Tuesday as a jump in bond yields weighed on utilities, but optimism that Greece may be close to a deal with its creditors limited losses.
Stocks ended flat Wednesday as minutes from April's Federal Reserve meeting did little to change expectations of when the Fed may raise interest rates.
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Stocks ended lower Tuesday after a recent run-up in global bond yields unsettled investors already concerned about an eventual Federal Reserve rate hike.
Stocks ended lower Wednesday after Fed Chair Janet Yellen warned of high valuations, adding to anxiety about future interest rates and a global bond rout.
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Stocks had their worst one-day drop since February as traders worried about weak corporate earnings and the looming end of the Fed's economic stimulus.
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If you invest in bonds, you should know that bond prices and interest rates have an inverse relationship. Here's a guide to help you understand.
The stock market rally paused Wednesday as investors poured cash into government bonds. The yield on the 10-year T-note hit its lowest level since October.
While short-term rates will remain low, long-term rates will be much more likely to rise. That's why you need to know about a bond's modified duration.
JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America, Citigroup and Barclays are are among the large firms struggling with investment banking. Their big problem is with bonds.
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