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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The ETF down 23c to $118.65 as long bonds see modest weakness amid rallying equities and 20.5K Jan 121 - 127 call spreads trade 54c.
Macron's visit is "testament to the enduring friendship that binds our two nations," Trump had said earlier, recalling the long bonds between the United States and France, which supported US forces in the American War of Independence (1775-83) from Britain.
The alternative fund category that endured the third largest outflows was Short Long Bonds; $1.2 billion drained away.
Labidi stressed that under these policies, central banks intervene in the secondary compartment of the bond market to buy long bonds, pushing bond prices to rise and resulting in lower long-term interest rates.
Calls that didn't work: We could have made higher allocation to long-maturity bonds initially when yields on long bonds were at peak.
He said that investors should not be "too long bonds, not too short stocks" and warned that investors should be careful with commodity investments.
"Long bonds want the Fed to tighten and deflate," said Jeffrey Gundlach, CEO of DoubleLine Capital, on a call with investors Tuesday.
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.
"De-risking pension plans has informed institutional investors in the DC space about the role of duration, especially the role long bonds can play in a diversified portfolio," says Joe Nankof, co-founder and partner of consulting firm Rocaton.
Long bonds have been a great source of diversification this quarter and should be considered a good hedge against falling stock prices.
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 3.02 % to 2.64 %.