Using estimates derived from Treasury Inflation-Protected Securities (TIPS) markets, described in a technical appendix, this weekly report provides two measures of the probability of consumer price index (CPI) deflation through 2018.
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The Guide to Investing By Age: ✓ CASH: money-market fund or short term bond fund (average maturity 1 to 1.5 years). ✓ BONDS: zero-coupon Treasury bondy, no load-high grade bond fund, sone Treasury inflation protection securities. ✓ STOCKS: one-half in US stocks in good representation of smaller growth companies, one half international stocks, including emerging markets. ✓ REAL ESTATE: portfolio of real estate investment trusts.