The New Normal: Bond Yields And Stocks’ Close Correlation

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For the second week in a row, stocks were beaten down at the beginning and limped to a finish. It’s not the first time this has happened, and it certainly won’t be the last.

In August, I explored the correlation between Treasury bond yields and the stock market. At that time, I examined bond yields and the rate of inflation. This week, we saw how bond yields can affect the stock market.

Is this a sign of a closer return to normalcy for stocks related to outside forces, like bond yields?

In this episode of The Bull & The Bear, I’ll explain how bond yields have had little impact on the broader market … until now … and what it means for stocks going forward.

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