Chart of the Week: 10 Year Yield, 30 year chart

John Roque notes most investors he’s spoken with “continue to have difficulty considering the major transition that’s occurred for the 10 year Treasury yield – it was going down and is now, incontrovertibly, going up.”

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10 Year Yield, 30 year chart 

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Source: Natexis Bleichroeder

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Even the more modest downtrend (the lighter less severe line) has been penetrated to the upside with the 10 Year hitting 5.143% on Monday.

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