The real yield of TIPS (U.S. Treasury Inflation Protected Securities) have been climbing in recent weeks. The 5-yr, 7-yr, 10-yr and 20-yr real yields are now close to 2.7%, which are new highs for the past 4 years or so.
The following charts show the historical and recent real yields. Data is obtained from the U.S. Treasury website.
According to Larry’s “rule-of-thumb“, TIPS are now very attractively priced and might actually be a good time for accumulation.