Dairy Farmers Dumping Milk as Demand Vanishes

The economic dislocation caused by the coronavirus has caused shortages of some consumer staples and crashing demand for others.Many Americans have seen the bare aisles in grocery stores where toilet paper and paper towels were once sold.…

Manufacturing Orders, Output and Jobs Fall

U.S. factories in March saw orders fall at the fastest pace in 11 years and manufacturers slashed output and jobs as the global economy froze-up in response to the coronavirus pandemic and government measures aimed at combating the disease.…

Three-Month U.S. Treasury Yields Turn Negative

Yields on short-term debt of the United States government turned negative on Wednesday.Three-month Treasury yields fell to negative 0.035. One month Treasury yields were negative as well. Bond yields fall when investors bid up the prices…