Government bond yields in most major economies worldwide have been flirting with all-time lows in the last few days, indicating that investors are wary of an impending recession. German and French 10-year bond yields hit record lows this week, both… Read More ›
yields on treasury
Today’s Stock Market News – Yields on Treasury bonds fell on Thursday after data showed a slowdown in U.S. manufacturing, construction and productivity.
The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) said its index of national factory activity fell to a six-month low of 57.7 points last month from 59.8 in September. A reading above 50 indicates growth in manufacturing, which accounts for about 12 percent of the U.S. economy.