Earnings Price Yield for S&P 500 Minus Maturity of 10-Year Treasuries

Earnings Price Yield for S&P 500 Minus Maturity of 10-Year Treasuries This chart suggests that equities are more attractive relative to fixed income. But the equity risk does not disappear because the spread (earnings yield minus Treasury yield) is positive. Image: Bhirud Associates

Gold and U.S. Treasuries

Gold and U.S. Treasuries Chart suggesting that gold and U.S. Treasuries remain the safe haven of choice. Image: Gavekal, Macrobond

U.S. Treasuries Volatility Curve

U.S. Treasuries Volatility Curve Short-term periods of inversion have been followed by higher U.S. Treasuries yields and tighter credit spreads. Image: Arbor Research & Trading LLC

Volatility – Bond Proxies and Long-End Treasuries

Volatility – Bond Proxies and Long-End Treasuries Bond proxies are less attached to Fed policy. This chart shows that the implied volatility of bond proxies is disconnected from long-end Treasuries. Image: Arbor Research & Trading LLC

S&P 500 vs. U.S. Treasuries

S&P 500 vs. U.S. Treasuries Despite its all-time high, the S&P 500 is below the Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Treasury Index. Picture Source: Bloomberg

Correlation Between S&P 500 and U.S. Treasuries

Correlation Between S&P 500 and U.S. Treasuries This chart shows the correlation between stocks and bonds, which could affect a balanced 60/40 portfolio. Image: Arbor Research & Trading LLC