Baker Market Update2022-08-05 By Jeffrey Caughron In the last forty-five days, the yield on the 10yr T-Note has traded in a 100bps range, from a low of 2.51% to a high… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-07-29 By Jeffrey Caughron Financial markets are very good at discounting future events. The anticipatory pricing-in of expected future Fed policy changes, for example, is already baked in the… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-07-22 By Ryan Hayhurst Bond prices continued to rally this week and the yield curve flattened further as a slew of negative housing data kept the market squarely focused… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-07-15 By Jeffrey Caughron It was a hot midsummer week, actually and metaphorically. Temperatures were about as high as expected, but inflation rates were even higher. Consumer prices over… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-07-08 By Jeffrey Caughron This shortened post-holiday week began with signs of a hawkish Fed, underscored by minutes from the June FOMC meeting and comments from two policymakers who… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-07-01 By Jeffrey Caughron Don’t look now, but the bond market has rallied like a monster in the last two weeks. After reaching 3.50%, the highest level in eleven… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-06-24 By Ryan Hayhurst Bond prices continued to rally this week with the 3-year Treasury yield falling 24bp and the 10-year down 11bp as of this writing. On the… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-06-17 By Jeffrey Caughron As we approach the mid-point of the year, all eyes have been focused on the Fed and their “expeditious” determination to stamp out inflation. An… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-06-10 By Matt Harris More volatility in the bond market this week as Treasury yields edged higher and the curve flattened. The 2Yr T-Note increased over 30 basis points… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-06-03 By Jeffrey Caughron As the first week of summer began, Federal Reserve Vice-Chair Lael Brainard stuck to the script on aggressive monetary policy by clarifying her support for… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-05-27 By Ryan Hayhurst This week showed a continuation of recent trends, with one exception. Economic reports continued to come in weaker than expected as the impact of higher… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-05-20 By Jeffrey Caughron Most financial markets got clobbered again this week as Fed Chairman Powell reiterated the Fed’s intention to raise interest rates as much as is necessary… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-05-13 By Matt Harris “No one here thinks that it will be easy” warned Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell on Thursday as he discussed the notion of a soft… Read More → Baker Market Update2022-05-06 By Jeffrey Caughron Here in the great plains, the month of May is traditionally considered “storm season” when the likelihood of tornados and severe weather is at its… Read More → 1601 NW Expressway, 20th Floor Oklahoma City, OK 73118-1466 Phone: 405.415.7200 Toll-Free: 800.937.2257 Fax: 405.415.7392 MyBakerPortal Careers Questions? Contact us today Fill out my online form. Fill out my Wufoo form! Subscribe to our newsletter Check the background of this firm and your investment professional on FINRA’s Brokercheck.