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After ending the previous session sharply lower, treasuries saw some further downside over the course of the trading day on Thursday. Bond prices came under pressure in early trading and remained stuck firmly in the red throughout the session.

Treasuries moved notably lower over the course of the trading day on Wednesday as traders reacted to the Federal Reserve's latest monetary policy decision. Bond prices initially saw considerable volatility following the release of the Fed statement before pulling back sharply going into the close.

After ending the previous session modestly lower, treasuries moved back to the upside over the course of the trading day on Tuesday. Bond prices saw some volatility in morning trading but remained firmly positive in the afternoon.

After ending the previous session slightly lower, treasuries showed a strong move back to the upside during trading on Friday. Bond prices moved notably higher in morning trading and remained firmly positive throughout the afternoon.

After coming under pressure in early trading on Thursday, treasuries regained some ground but still ended the day slightly lower. While bond prices climbed well off their worst levels of the day, they were unable to sustain the recovery attempt.

Finishing off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $13 billion worth of thirty-year bonds on Thursday, attracting above average demand. The thirty-year bond auction drew a high yield of 2.848 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.76.

Treasuries showed a strong move to the upside over the course of the trading day on Wednesday, adding to the gains posted in the two previous sessions. Bond prices moved moderately higher in morning trading and accelerated to the upside following a solid ten-year note auction.

Following yesterday's auction of $25 billion worth of three-year notes, the Treasury Department sold $21 billion worth of ten-year notes on Wednesday, attracting above average demand. The ten-year note auction drew a high yield of 2.214 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.97.

After moving notably higher over the course of the previous session, treasuries saw some further upside during trading on Tuesday. Bond prices showed a strong upward move in early trading but gave back some ground as the day progressed.

The Treasury Department kicked off this week's series of long-term securities auctions with the sale of $25 billion worth of three-year notes on Tuesday. The three-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.066 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 3.24.

After ending last Friday's trading firmly in the red, treasuries showed a strong move back to the upside during trading on Monday. Bond prices moved steadily higher for much of the session before giving back some ground going into the close.

Treasuries came under pressure during trading on Friday as traders reacted to the Labor Department's closely watched monthly jobs report. Bond prices showed a notable move to the downside in morning trading but regained some ground in the afternoon.

After ending the previous session roughly flat, treasuries moved moderately higher over the course of the trading day on Thursday. Bond prices moved to the upside in morning trading and remained firmly positive throughout the session.

After seeing modest weakness for much of the trading session on Wednesday, treasuries moved to the upside going into the close to end the day roughly flat. Bond prices moved higher in the final hour of trading but buying interest remained subdued.

After turning lower over the course of the previous session, treasuries saw some further downside during trading on Tuesday. Bond prices came under pressure in early trading and remained stuck firmly in the red throughout the session.