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Bond Selloff Prompts Rethink by Stock Investors – The Wall Street Journal

If yields rise more quickly and unpredictably than expected, that would be disruptive to assets like shares, many analysts say

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The sharp increase this month in U.S. government-bond yields is sending tremors through stocks, weighing on hot technology shares and some other sectors while prompting a deeper reassessment of the threat posed by rising interest rates.
For now, many investors remain optimistic because the reasons behind the bond retrenchment are mostly positive. Stuck near historic lows for most of last year, Treasury yields have climbed in recent months along with investors expectations for a strong economic rebound,…

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