United Kingdom Treasury 6-month bond
United Kingdom Treasury 6-Month bond increases [Implied Yield 0.201%] 16 August, 2017
NEWS BITES - BONDS
United Kingdom Treasury 6-Month bond has increased 0.20 GBX (or 0.002%) from its last trading session of August 15, 2017 to close at GBP99.90, ending a three-day streak of losses. The bond matures in 10 months; its yield to maturity has (YTM) decreased by 0.3 basis point from 0.2% to 0.201%.
|Price Change %||0.002||0.01||0.03||0.002||0.06|
|YTM change (%)||1.47||8.65||25.28||1.47||37.38|
UK 6-MONTH BULLISH SIGNALS
+ Rises to Falls in the past month: the number of rises outnumbered falls 10:5 or 2:1. The bond traded in 15 of the 23 trading days.
+ In the last three months the bond has hit a new 52-week high four times, pointing to an uptrend.
UK 6-MONTH BEARISH SIGNALS
+ The price decreased 0.01% in the last week.
PRICE VOLUME DYNAMICS
+ The UK 6-Month is at a discount of 0.01% to its 12-month high of GBP99.91 traded on August 10.
+ It is at a premium of 0.1% to its 12-month low of GBP99.82 traded on November 01, 2016.
+ The present value of GBP1,000 (PV1000) invested one year ago in UK 6-Month is GBP1,001, for a capital gain of 60 GBP.
+ The 6-Month bond yield is ranked 11 out of 11 countries in the global sovereign bond index.
The table below shows today's 6-Month Bond Yield in %, current inflation rate in % and real rate of interest(%).
|Rank||Country||6-Mo Bond||Inflation||Real Rate|
|Indicator||Value||G20 Rank||Global Rank|
|GDP (USD Billion)||2,861||6||6|
|GDP growth yoy (%)||2.1||8||36|
|Interest rate (%)||0.25||6||20|
|Inflation rate (%)||2.3||12||36|
|Public debt (USD) (billion)||2,795.7||17||63|
|Public debt per person (USD)||43,696||16||58|
|Total annual debt change (%)||8.0||8||37|
|Debt to GDP (%)||89.3||15||53|
|Budget Deficit to GDP (%)||3.0||8||34|
|CAD to GDP (%)||4.4||19||52|
|Unemployment rate (%)||4.7||7||21|
CREDIT RATING SUMMARY
|Rating Agency||Long Term||Foreign Currency||Description|
|S&P||AAA||Extremely strong capacity to meet financial commitments. Highest Rating.|
|FITCH||AA+||Very high credit quality: 'AA' ratings denote expectations of very low default risk. The plus (+) sign shows relative standing within the major rating category.|
|DAGONG||A+||High Credit Quality: "A" ratings denote expectations of relatively low default risk. The capacity for payment of financial commitments is considered sufficient. However, this capacity may be more vulnerable than those of the higher ratings to adverse business or economic conditions due to any foreseeable event. The plus (+) sign shows relative standing within the major rating category.|