Does Jerome Powell Hear the Alarm Bells from Flattening Yield Curve?

By Pam Martens and Russ Martens: November 9, 2017 In November of 2016, there was more than 100 basis points (one percent) difference between the yield on the 2-year and the 10-year U.S. Treasury Note. As of this morning, that difference stood at 68 basis points, a dramatic flattening in the yield curve and harkening to the levels seen during the onset of the financial crisis in 2017. As of 7:48 a.m. this morning, the … Continue reading