I am on vacation this week with my family and therefore have scheduled a series of educational posts in place of the daily Morning Brief. After the close, though not immediately after, I will also post an abbreviated Market Recap. If you need to reach me via email, please pardon if I am slow in responding.
To many the bond market remains a great mystery, yet it holds more insight to the health of the economy than do equities. There are many aspects to the bond market and what is mentioned below is enough to familiarize yourself with the basic function. It is not intended to be all inclusive.