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Do Today's Gains Mean The Selling Spree is Over? After some initial weakness brought 10yr yields back in line with yesterday's highs, bonds managed to calm down enough eke out a small victory by the 3pm close. This is a welcome change in light of the recent selling spree, but that change had already occurred as of yesterday. Today's mostly-sideways tone is better viewed as a confirmation of yesterday's leveling-off. From here, the goal will be to determine whether this new consolidation is here to confirm recent weakness or to take up arms against it. From a strategy standpoint, although there's a chance this means the selling spree is over, we'd still need to see a stronger move down and out of this week's range to confirm it. Econ Data / Events Fed MBS Buying 10am…(read more)

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