Yields on the Move

With all the discussion of yields in the news lately, it is nice to see what’s moving. As seen on the graphic below, most of the movement has been occurring on the shorter duration notes. I.e. The 2-year yield has increased more than the 30-year bond.

Sector View

Below, we have the sectors that represent the S&P 500 and the accompanying ETFs. The S&P 500 is heavy in tech—with the largest stocks being AAPL (7%), MSFT (6%) and AMZN (4%).


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