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Following the rally seen in the previous session, treasuries showed a lack of direction throughout the trading day on Tuesday before closing roughly flat. Bond price spent the day bouncing back and forth across the unchanged line, unable to sustain any significant moves.

Kicking off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $24 billion worth of three-year notes on Tuesday, attracting below average demand. The three-year note auction drew a high yield of 0.844 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.74.

Extending a recent upward trend, treasuries moved sharply higher over the course of the trading session on Monday. After seeing initial strength, bond prices saw some further upside as the day progressed.

Treasuries saw some volatility over the course of the trading session on Friday but managed to end the day modestly higher. After seeing initial strength, bond prices pulled back into the red in morning trading before rebounding in the afternoon.

Treasuries showed a lack of direction over the course of the trading day on Thursday before ending the session modestly higher. After bouncing back and forth across the unchanged line in morning trading, bond prices moved roughly sideways in the afternoon.

After moving sharply higher in early trading, treasuries pulled back over the course of the trading day on Wednesday to end the session lower.

Following the pullback seen in the previous session, treasuries showed a strong move back to the upside during trading on Tuesday. Bond prices spiked higher in early trading and remained firmly positive throughout the session.

Treasuries moved sharply higher during trading on Friday in reaction to a surprise monetary policy move by the Bank of Japan. Bond prices showed a strong move to the upside in morning trading and remained firmly positive in the afternoon.

Treasuries showed a lack of direction throughout much of the trading day on Thursday before ending the session modestly higher. Bond prices finished the day on the upside after bouncing back and forth across the unchanged line.

The Treasury Department finished off this week's series of long-term securities auctions with the sale of $29 billion worth of seven-year notes on Thursday, attracting above average demand. The seven-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.759 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.63.

After drifting lower over much of the trading session on Wednesday, treasuries recovered late in the day to close roughly flat. Bond prices spiked higher going into the close but still finished the day slightly lower.

An auction of $35 billion worth of five-year notes attracted average demand on Wednesday as the Treasury Department continued this week's series of long-term securities auctions. The five-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.496 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.44.

After ending the previous session moderately higher, treasuries saw some further upside over the course of the trading day on Tuesday. Bond prices initially showed a lack of direction but drifted higher as the day progressed.

The Treasury Department sold $26 billion worth of two-year notes on Tuesday, kicking off this week's series of long-term securities auctions with below average demand. The two-year note auction drew a high yield of 0.860 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.90.

Following the notable pullback seen over the two previous sessions, treasuries moved back to the upside during trading on Monday. Bond prices moved higher in early trading and remained positive for the remainder of the session.

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