CASH-US yields fall after subdued inflation information fuels danger temper

    * U.S. 10-year yields put up largest month-to-month fall since April
    * U.S. 5-year yields present greatest month-to-month drop since March
    * U.S. core PCE inflation rises lower than anticipated in June
    * U.S. 10-year TIPS yield hits one other report low

 (New all through, updates costs, market exercise and feedback)
    By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss
    NEW YORK, July 30 (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury yields fell on
Friday, as softer-than-expected inflation information fed the view that
the Federal Reserve might delay its exit from quantitative
easing, whereas traders additionally anxious concerning the raging Delta
coronavirus variant. 
    For July, U.S. benchmark 10-year yields have fallen 23 foundation
factors, the biggest month-to-month decline since April 2020. The yield
on U.S. 5-year notes, which have come to mirror financial coverage
expectations, has dropped almost 19 foundation factors, the largest
fall since March final 12 months.
    Friday's U.S. information confirmed core inflation rising lower than
forecast in June, paring again some expectations that the Fed
would scale back its asset purchases quickly. 
    As well as, the extremely contagious Delta variant has
prompted the U.S. Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention to
reinstitute masks carrying as a precaution in opposition to doable
transmission of the virus by absolutely vaccinated folks.
    The yield curve, a gauge of financial sentiment and price transfer
expectations, flattened to 104.41 foundation factors, as measured by
the unfold between two-year and 10-year yields.
     Knowledge confirmed the non-public consumption expenditures (PCE)
worth index, excluding the risky meals and power elements,
rose 0.4% in June, or 3.5% within the 12 months via June.

    Economists polled by Reuters had forecast the month-to-month core
PCE worth index, the Fed's most well-liked inflation measure, to rise
0.6% and surge 3.7% year-on-year.
    "The weaker-than-expected inflation information will most likely
affirm the view that the Fed isn't transferring towards tighter coverage
anytime quickly," mentioned Zachary Griffiths, macro strategist at Wells
Fargo Securities in Charlotte, North Carolina.
    That mentioned, St. Louis Fed president James Bullard, who isn't
a voting member this 12 months, mentioned the Fed ought to begin decreasing
its $120 billion in month-to-month bond purchases this fall and minimize
them "pretty quickly" so this system ends within the first months of
    His feedback prompted little response from the bond market
since this isn't the primary time Bullard had backed tighter
financial coverage.
   "The markets are ready for an announcement within the fall,
not an precise taper," mentioned Ellis Phifer, managing director in
fastened earnings analysis at Raymond James in Memphis, Tennessee.
    In afternoon buying and selling, the U.S. 10-year Treasury yield was
down at 1.238%, in contrast with 1.269% late on
    U.S. 30-year yields fell to 1.894% from
Thursday's 1.916%.
    The yield on 10-year Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities
(TIPS) plunged to a one other report low of -1.176% US10YTIP=RR,
as traders priced in increased inflation going ahead.
   Some analysts mentioned decrease actual yields this month mirror
considerations about slowing progress after a robust first half of the
12 months.
    However Jim Vogel, senior charges strategist, at FHN Monetary
mentioned increased inflation is a greater clarification.
    "In 2021, detrimental actual yields are a operate of the
anticipated path of short-term rates of interest set by the Fed
in contrast with present and forecasted inflation," Vogel mentioned.
"Backside line: there isn't a means that time period actual yields may very well be
something however detrimental proper now."
      July 30 Friday 3:20PM New York / 1920 GMT
                               Value        Present   Web
                                            Yield %   Change
 Three-month payments             0.045        0.0456    0.000
 Six-month payments               0.0525       0.0532    0.000
 Two-year observe                 99-224/256   0.1878    -0.013
 Three-year observe               100-22/256   0.3457    -0.024
 5-year observe                99-162/256   0.6999    -0.030
 Seven-year observe               99-244/256   1.007     -0.037
 10-year observe                  103-152/256  1.2339    -0.035
 20-year bond                  107-84/256   1.8077    -0.027
 30-year bond                  110-240/256  1.8928    -0.023
   DOLLAR SWAP SPREADS                                
                               Final (bps)   Web       
 U.S. 2-year greenback swap         7.50         0.25    
 U.S. 3-year greenback swap        12.00         0.25    
 U.S. 5-year greenback swap         8.75         0.00    
 U.S. 10-year greenback swap        2.25        -0.50    
 U.S. 30-year greenback swap      -24.50        -0.75    
 unfold (Reporting by Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss; Modifying by David

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