Morgan Stanley Says Yields Have Peaked

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Morgan Stanley Says Yields Have Peaked

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Many investors are worried about rising yields, which could wreak havoc on everything from the economy, to income stocks, to all manner of bonds. Well, for what it is worth, Morgan Stanley has just put out a piece arguing that the 3.12% yield seen on the ten-year Treasury recently is it, the peak. Morgan Stanley says that yields will stop rising and they are advising clients to go long Treasury bonds at current yields. The argument stands in contrast to Pimco and JP Morgan, who both see yields moving towards 4%. The one caveat to the call is if trade tensions get settled quickly, as turmoil on that front is one of the bullish drivers they see for Treasuries.

FINSUM : If trade tensions keep flaring we agree that Treasury yields are likely to stay flat or fall as investors flee to safety.

  • Morgan Stanley
  • bonds
  • yeilds
  • Treasuries
  • recession
  • trade war

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