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Following yesterday's auction of two-year notes, the Treasury Department sold $34 billion worth of five-year notes on Wednesday. The five-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.875 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.34.

Extending a recent downward trend, treasuries showed a notable move to the downside during trading on Tuesday. Bond prices came under pressure in early trading and saw further downside late in the session.

Kicking off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $26 billion worth of two-year notes on Tuesday, attracting above average demand. The two-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.280 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.85.

After seeing strength for much of the session, treasuries pulled back going into the close of trading on Friday before ending roughly flat. Bond prices closed near the unchanged following the drop seen over the two previous sessions.

Following the pullback seen in the previous session, treasuries saw some further downside during trading on Thursday. Bond prices came under pressure early in the session and remained stuck in negative territory throughout the day.

After moving notably higher over the course of the previous session, treasuries gave back some ground during trading on Wednesday. Bond prices moved to the downside early in the day and remained stuck in the red throughout the session.

Following the modest pullback seen in the previous sessions, treasuries showed a significant move back to the upside during trading on Tuesday. Bond prices moved steadily higher in morning trading before moving roughly sideways in the afternoon.

After showing a lack of direction throughout much of the session, treasuries came under pressure going into the close of trading on Monday. Bond prices moved to the downside in late-day trading before closing moderately lower.

The major U.S. index futures are pointing to a higher opening on Monday following the move to the downside seen last week. Traders may look to pick up stocks at reduced levels following recent weakness, as the decline seen last Thursday dragged the Dow and the S&P 500 down to their lowest closing levels in two months.

After ending the previous session roughly flat, treasuries showed a strong move to the upside during trading on Thursday. Bond prices moved notably higher early in the session and remained firmly positive throughout the day.

Following the rally seen in the previous session, treasuries turned in a relatively lackluster performance during trading on Wednesday. Bond price showed a positive bias for much of the session but ended the day little changed.

Finishing off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $12 billion worth of thirty-year bonds on Wednesday, attracting below average demand. The thirty-year bond auction drew a high yield of 2.938 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.23.

Following yesterday's auction of three-year notes, the Treasury Department sold $20 billion worth of ten-year notes on Tuesday, attracting average demand. The ten-year note auction drew a high yield of 2.332 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.48. The Treasury also sold $20 billion worth of ten-year...

Kicking off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $24 billion worth of three-year notes on Monday, attracting below average demand. The three-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.525 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.62.

After initially showing a strong move to the upside, treasuries pulled back sharply over the course of the trading session on Friday. Bond prices pulled back well off their early highs and into negative territory.

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