February in Figures
February 28, 2017
Equities were bid sharply higher in February, and the dollar appreciated mostly. Ten-year sovereign debt yields, which had risen during January, reversed course. Short-term interest rates were steady, and commodity prices climbed.
|10-Yr Yield||o2/28/17||01/31/17||Chg v End-Jan|
|U.S.||2.38%||2.45%||-7 Basis Points|
|3-month rates||02/28/17||01/31/17||Chg v End-Jan|
|U.S.||1.05%||1.03%||+2 Basis Points|
|FX||02/28/17||01/31/17||% Chg in USD|
|Equities||02/28/17||01/31/17||Chg v End-Jan|
|Commodities||02/28/17||01/31/16||Chg v End-Jan|
|Oil, $ per barrel||54.01||52.81||+2.3%|
|Gold, $ per ounce||1251.90||1208.60||+3.6%|
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