Wells Fargo gives bearish bond outlook, cites supply chain bottlenecks and inflation as key risks

Inflation, whipped up by the supply chain crisis, will push bond yields higher over the next several weeks, according to Wells Fargo Securities’ Michael Schumacher. The firm’s head of macro strategy believes the benchmark 10-year Treasury Note yield could reach 1.9% before year-end — a 23% jump from Wednesday’s close.…

October may have a bad reputation, but stocks are entering a normally positive period

A trader works on the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, August 9, 2021. Andrew Kelly | Reuters October may have a bad reputation, but the fourth quarter has mostly been a positive time for stocks. Despite worries about central bank tightening, the debt…