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Treasuries showed a lack of direction throughout much of the trading day on Wednesday but managed to end the day modestly higher. Bond prices moved to the upside going into the close after lingering near the unchanged line for most of the day.

Continuing this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $34 billion worth of five-year notes on Wednesday, attracting above average demand. The five-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.831 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.67.

After initially moving modestly higher, treasuries came under pressure over the course of the trading session on Tuesday. Bond prices pulled back firmly into negative territory as the day progressed.

The Treasury Department kicked off this week's series of long-term securities auctions with the sale of $26 billion worth of two-year notes on Tuesday, attracting above average demand. The two-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.316 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.90.

Treasuries showed a lack of direction throughout much of the trading session on Monday before eventually ending the session Slightly lower. Bond prices spent most of the day lingering near the unchanged line but moved to the downside going into the close.

Following the pullback seen over the course of the previous session, treasuries saw some further downside during trading on Friday. Bond prices regained some ground after coming under pressure in morning trading but remained in negative territory.

Treasuries showed a lack of direction throughout much of the trading session on Thursday before eventually ending the day modestly lower. Bond prices moved to the downside late in the day and remained in negative territory going into the close.

On Thursday, the Treasury Department announced the details of next week's auctions of two-year, five-year and seven-year notes.

Treasuries showed a substantial move to the upside during trading on Wednesday, extending the upward trend seen over the past few sessions. Bond prices moved steadily higher as the day progressed before closing near their best levels of the day.

After initially moving to the downside, treasuries turned modestly higher over the course of the trading session on Tuesday. Bond prices pulled back off their best levels of the day but still ended the day slightly higher.

After showing a strong move to the upside last Friday, treasuries showed a lack of direction throughout the trading day on Monday. Bond prices spent the day lingering near the unchanged line before closing roughly flat.

Treasuries showed a significant move to the upside during trading on Friday, climbing further off their recent lows. Bond prices moved notably higher in morning trading and remained firmly positive throughout the afternoon.

After trending lower over the past few sessions, treasuries showed a modest move back to the upside during trading on Thursday. Bond prices saw some early volatility but hovered in positive territory thereafter.

Finishing off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $15 billion worth of thirty-year bonds on Thursday, attracting slightly below average demand. The thirty-year bond auction drew a high yield of 3.050 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.19.

After showing a notable move to the upside early in the session, treasuries turned lower over the course of the trading day on Wednesday. Bond prices pulled back well off their early highs before ending the day slightly lower.

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