Yield Curve Steepens As Prices Drop on Long Term U.S. Government Bonds

The yield curve—the difference in yields for short-term and long-term debt—has sharpened dramatically in recent weeks as investors have sold off bonds maturing five-years or more into the future while shorter-term bonds have held steady.

Yield Curve Steepens As Prices Drop on Long Term U.S. Government Bonds
The yield curve—the difference in yields for short-term and long-term debt—has sharpened dramatically in recent weeks as investors have sold off bonds maturing five-years or more into the future while shorter-term bonds have held steady.