Long bonds

Long bonds

Bonds with a long current maturity. The "long bond" is the 30-year US Treasury bond.

Long Bonds

A bond with a long time until maturity, often defined as more than two years. This is also called a long coupon.
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He said that investors should not be "too long bonds, not too short stocks" and warned that investors should be careful with commodity investments.
Similarly, at the long end, our view of an extended period of below 2 percent inflation would normally be constructive for long bonds, except that this view also looks to be fully reflected in Treasury bond yields under 2.
Ali Larijani said that long bonds of friendship were being damaged by few evil forces while both countries should fight jointly, such evil forces that wish to divide the Muslim world.
On the bond side, a number of factors were responsible for falling yields since the start of the year, including core inflation staying below the Bank of Canada s target rate, weaker economic indicators later in the quarter, risk aversion during the quarter related to geopolitics, and a healthy demand for long bonds, continued Diane Alalouf.
The bottom-line: long bonds may not be as safe as stocks.
Long bonds have strengthened across the board; 10 year US treasuries strengthened and lowered their yields 38 bps from 3.
Although the new guidance from Europe''s central bankers suggests that base rates will not be moving for some time, long bonds are likely to be more responsive to news out of the US where the economic recovery rests more comfortably on the broader shoulders of the consumer.
Will you have a large enough allocation towards long bonds or inflation linked investments protecting against inflation?
During recent days yields on long bonds of metallurgical companies added an average 30-40 b.
At that time, the savings bonds held by the average American paid a very low rate of interest compared to that offered on the treasury notes, bills, and long bonds, largely held by wealthy individuals and financial institutions.
I CAN PUT YOU INTO SOME SHORT-YIELD HIGH-GROWTH LONG BONDS AT AN AMAZING DISCOUNT