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After moving notably higher over the course of the previous session, treasuries saw some further upside during trading on Wednesday. Bond prices moved higher in early trading and remained in positive territory throughout the session.

Following yesterday's solid auction of five-year notes, the Treasury Department sold $29 billion worth of seven-year notes on Wednesday. The seven-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.96 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.63.

After recovering from an early move to the downside, treasuries show a lack of direction for much of the session on Monday but moved slightly higher following a solid auction of two-year notes.

Kicking off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $28 billion worth of two-year notes on Monday, attracting strong demand. The two-year note auction drew a high yield of 0.542 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 3.71.

After initially showing a lack of direction, treasuries moved modestly higher over the course of the trading day on Friday. Bond prices crept higher as the day progressed before moving roughly sideways going into the close.

After moving notably higher in early trading on Thursday, treasuries gave back some ground but managed to end the day in positive territory. Bond prices moved roughly sideways going into the close, hovering modestly above the unchanged line.

After coming under pressure in early trading on Wednesday, treasuries saw some volatility following the release of the minutes of the latest Federal Reserve meeting but still ended the day in the red.

After seeing some volatility in early trading, treasuries moved modestly higher over the course of the trading day on Tuesday. Bond prices initially bounced back and forth across the unchanged line but eventually settled in positive territory.

After failing to sustain an initial upward move, treasuries turned lower over the course of the trading day on Monday. Bond prices pulled back into the red in morning trading and moved roughly sideways thereafter.

After initially moving to the downside, treasuries showed a notable turnaround over the course of the trading day on Friday. Bond prices climbed well off their early lows to end the day firmly in positive territory.

Treasuries showed a lack of direction throughout much of the trading day on Thursday but managed to close modestly higher. Bond prices moved to the upside going into the close of trading to finish the day in positive territory.

Finishing off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $16 billion worth of thirty-year bonds on Thursday, attracting below average demand. The thirty-year bond auction drew a high yield of 3.092 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.29.

After failing to sustain an initial upward move, treasuries gave back ground over the course of the trading day on Wednesday before closing roughly flat. Bond prices dipped into the red in late-day trading but managed to recover going into the close.

After taking a break from this week's long-term securities auctions on Veterans Day, the Treasury Department sold $24 billion worth of ten-year notes on Wednesday. The ten-year note auction drew a high yield of 2.365 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.52.

After ending last Friday's trading considerably higher, treasuries showed a notable move back to the downside during trading on Monday. Bond prices moved steadily lower for much of the session before closing firmly in the red.