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What a Flattening Yield Curve Means For Your Portfolio

The yield curve isn’t something that most investors think to look at when it comes to making investment decisions but what it tells you about interest rates can be invaluable. The change that occurs over time between short-term debt securities and long-term debt securities can tell investors what direction the economy is heading in and what interest rate changes may lie ahead.

We’ll briefly review what the three types of yield curves are and what they mean before diving into more details about flat curves and trade opportunities.

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The Normal Yield Curve

The Inverted Yield Curve

The Flat Yield Curve

Trading When the Yield Curve Is Flat

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