Treasury Rates Update: May 25th, 2023
Headline: Daily changes in 10-year Treasuries over the two-week period ended 5.25.23. On 5.3.23 the Fed made an announcement that broadly hinted that future rate increases would be in a "wait and see mode." Debt Ceiling concerns continue to mount creating uncertainty and fear in the bond market.
For the past 2 weeks, 10 Year Treasury rates were up 44bp . Past week: up 18bp . Nealry very day for the past week, rates increased by a modest amount. No major change, an accumulation of small increases. On 5.3.23 the Fed made an announcement that broadly hinted that future rate increases would be in a “wait and see mode” Concerns over the Debt Ceiling continue to mount.
The red line is the most current rate while the green line is from one week ago.
The entire yield curve for the 1-2 year terms increased 24bp while longer-term were up 16bp. One-month rates were up 36bp.
Yield curve inversion increased.