A chart of 10-year government bond returns thus far in 2012 shows Ireland, Italy, and Greece...

|By:, SA News Editor

A chart of 10-year government bond returns thus far in 2012 shows Ireland, Italy, and Greece leading the way. "Beware the divergences," once said a sharp trader. The 2 other members of the troubled EU periphery are in the red, with Portugal (-4.2%) at the bottom of the list by a wide margin. (see also)