Together, the two posts make it clear that we are currently experiencing historically low yields. That suggests a future of rising interest rates. Rising rates have negative implications not only for many bond investors, but potentially for the stock market and housing market as well.
Treasury Bond Interest Rate History: Yearly Frequency Histogram
The above histogram/frequency distribution of treasury yields is based on the same data as the chart in the previous post (click on image to expand). From 1953 onward, the source data is