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A key economic indicator — the spread between yields per year among two-year Treasury notes and 10-year Treasury notes — is at its lowest level since October at 0.97 percentage points apart, CNBC reports.

What it means: That indicates bond investors might not fully believe the idea that the economy is getting stronger. That's because longer-term bonds tend to get greater yields than shorter-term bonds, so this small spread indicates a lack of confidence in the ability of the economy to grow.

Caveat: Some economists note the change might just be due to Fed policies.

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SurveyMonkey poll: Trump improves, but not enough

Trump and Biden during the final debate. Photo: Xinhua/Liu Jie via Getty Images

President Trump's final debate performance exceeded Americans' expectations, but it wasn't enough to shift the dynamics that left him trailing Joe Biden across most measures, according to a new Axios-SurveyMonkey poll.

What they're saying: "Liar" was the word used most by debate watchers to describe Trump's performance, followed by "lies," "strong," "presidential" and "childish." "Presidential" was the word used most to describe Biden's performance, followed by "liar," "weak," "expected" and "honest."

Hunter Biden saga dominates online debate

Data: NewsWhip; Table: Axios Visuals

The mainstream media turned away. But online, President Trump's charges about Hunter Biden were by far the dominant storyline about the final presidential debate, according to exclusive NewsWhip data provided to Axios.

  • Coverage of business dealings by Joe Biden's son — and pre-debate allegations by one of his former business associates, Tony Bobulinski — garnered more than twice as much online activity (likes, comments, shares) as the runner-up.