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Treasuries moved modestly lower during trading on Wednesday, extending the recent pullback off last week's highs. Bond prices moved to the downside in early trading and remained stuck in the red throughout the session.

Treasuries moved moderately lower during trading on Tuesday, offsetting the modest strength seen in the previous session. After coming under pressure in early trading, bond prices regained some ground as the day progressed but remained in the red.

After pulling back sharply over the course of the two previous sessions, treasuries regained some ground during trading on Monday. Bond prices failed to sustain an early upward move and pulled back near the unchanged line before moving back to the upside going into the close.

Treasuries came under pressure during trading on Friday, extending the downward move seen in the previous session and pulling back further off their recent highs. After falling sharply in morning trading, bond prices regained some ground but remained firmly in the red.

Treasuries moved notably lower over the course of the trading day on Thursday, giving back some ground are moving sharply higher over the past few sessions. After failing to sustain an initial upward move, treasuries turned lower in morning trading before moving roughly sideways in the afternoon.

Treasuries saw substantial strength during trading on Wednesday, putting an exclamation point on the recent upward trend. After showing a strong move to the upside in early trading, bond prices gave back some ground but still closed sharply higher.

Following the holiday on Monday, treasuries moved notably higher during trading on Tuesday, extending a recent upward trend. Bond prices showed a strong move to the upside in early trading and remained firmly positive throughout the session.

After ending the previous session nearly flat, treasuries moved modestly higher over the course of the trading day on Friday. Bond prices moved to the upside in early trading and managed to remain in positive territory throughout the session.

Treasuries showed a lack of direction throughout much of the trading day on Thursday before ending the session nearly flat. Bond prices spent most of the day bouncing back and forth across the unchanged line.

Finishing off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $13 billion worth of thirty-year bonds on Thursday. The thirty-year bond auction drew a high yield of 3.074 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.40.

Treasuries saw considerable volatility over the course of the trading day on Wednesday before ending the session moderately higher. Bond prices showed big swings in afternoon trading but managed to end the day in positive territory.

Continuing this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $21 billion worth of ten-year notes on Wednesday, attracting below average demand. The ten-year note auction drew a high yield of 2.381 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.52.

Treasuries showed a strong move to the upside over the course of the trading day on Tuesday, extending a recent upward trend. Bond prices moved steadily higher for much of the session before closing firmly in positive territory.

The Treasury Department sold $27 billion worth of three-year notes on Tuesday, kicking off this week's series of long-term securities auctions. The three-year note auction drew a high yield of 0.994 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 3.42.

After initially showing a lack of direction, treasuries moved modestly higher over the course of the trading day on Monday. Bond prices climbed into positive territory as the day progressed but gave back some ground going into the close.