Danielle DiMartino Booth

‘Tis the season for bunnies, baskets and bill auctions. Wait – one of those did not belong. And yet, April will herald Treasury bill auctions that put optimists’ posits to the test. Is the spike in short rates a technical glitch that will right itself or is there an underlying issue?

Oil Plummets OPEC Screwed

Oil Slump

Crude plunged into a bear market on Tuesday, sinking another 2.2% to settle at a nine-month low of $43.23 a barrel. The sell-off leaves oil down 22% from early January, eclipsing the 20% needed to qualify for a bear market. The big fear gripping the energy markets is that the world continues to have too much oil...

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