All posts tagged "inflation rate"

  • TIPS Yields Are Really Low

    Paul Krugman points out that yields on inflation-protected treasuries are extremely low. According to his chart, the real yield on the 5 year version is now negative, which means investors are willing to take less than the...

    • Posted August 13, 2010
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  • John Bogle on CNBC

    John Bogle was on CNBC this morning. Some of his thoughts: The private sector is “deeply troubled.” Experiencing his 10th bear market, Bogle believes this one is, in a lot of ways, more worrisome than the others....

    • Posted July 15, 2008
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  • Consumers Overspent

    Originally published in February 1999: INDEXES ON 1/29/99 DJIA 9,358.83 S&P 500 1,279.64 NASDAQ 2,505.89 Editorial In the past I’ve concentrated on the positives of the U.S. economy. These include the low inflation rate due to a...

    • Posted October 9, 2006
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