he following comments were overheard at a recent meeting of Debt-aholics Anonymous.
February 04, 2013
Treasury 10-year yields fell from the highest level in nine months after a government report showed the U.S. economy unexpectedly contracted in the fourth quarter.
January 30, 2013 | 09:49 am
The Fed's action since 2008 is profoundly distorting U.S. fixed income markets.
January 10, 2013 | 04:15 pm
Jack Lew was nominated to be secretary of the Treasury on Thursday by President Barack Obama, to succeed Timothy Geithner.
January 10, 2013 | 02:52 pm
Any fiscal-cliff resolution is being seen as nothing more than a “bare-bones” extension approved by the end-of-the-year deadline.
December 28, 2012 | 03:46 pm
Stocks fell for a fifth day on Friday, the longest slump since September, as lawmakers prepared for talks to avoid the fiscal cliff of spending cuts and tax increases looming in January. Treasuries...
December 28, 2012 | 10:30 am
Stocks on Thursday pared most of their early declines as the House of Representatives was said to plan a session on Sunday, fueling optimism a budget deal will be reached.
December 27, 2012 | 04:16 pm
General Motors announced Wednesday it will purchase $5.5 billion of its stock from the U.S. Treasury, moving the government a step closer to ending the controversial bailout of the auto industry.
December 19, 2012 | 03:31 pm
As politicians in Washington consider a resolution to the Fiscal Cliff, they could learn important lessons from people's opinion of profiteering.