After ending the previous session modestly higher, treasuries moved back to the downside during trading on Friday. Bond prices came under pressure in morning trading but regained some ground in the afternoon before closing moderately lower.
Treasuries saw modest strength during trading on Thursday, regaining some ground after trending lower over the past several sessions. After seeing early strength, bond prices pulled back off their best levels but remained in positive territory.
Finishing off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $29 billion worth of seven-year notes on Thursday, attracting below average demand. The seven-year note auction drew a high yield of 2.018 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.42.
Extending a recent downtrend, treasuries moved lower on Wednesday but closed well off their worst levels as traders digested the Federal Reserve's monetary policy announcement.
Following yesterday's auction of $29 billion worth of two-year notes, the Treasury Department sold $35 billion worth of five-year notes on Wednesday, attracting weak demand. The five-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.567 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.36.
With traders showing caution ahead of tomorrow's monetary policy announcement, treasuries saw moderate weakness during trading on Tuesday. Bond prices moved to the downside in early trading and remained stuck in the red throughout the session.
Extending the downward trend seen over the past several sessions, treasuries moved notably lower during trading on Thursday. Bond prices moved steadily lower for much of the session but regained some ground going into the close.
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.