Treasuries once again experienced volatility over the course of the trading day on Thursday before ending the session moderately higher. Bond prices bounced back and forth across the unchanged in morning trading before hovering in positive territory in the afternoon.
Treasuries showed a lack of direction over the course of the trading session on Wednesday before closing modestly lower. After seeing early weakness, treasuries turned higher in morning trading before pulling back in the afternoon.
Treasuries moved moderately higher during trading on Tuesday, as traders looked for safe havens amid worries about the global economy. Bond prices moved higher in early trading and remained positive throughout the session.
After seeing early strength, treasuries pulled back over the course of the trading day on Monday before ending the session modestly lower. Bond prices drifted lower as the day progressed and ended the session in the red.
After failing to sustain an early upward move, treasuries turned lower over the course of the trading session on Friday. Bond prices slid into negative territory in morning trading and moved roughly sideways thereafter.
Treasuries turned in a lackluster performance throughout much of the trading day on Thursday before ending the session roughly flat. Bond prices had a somewhat negative bias in morning trading but spent much of the afternoon near the unchanged line.
Finishing off this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $29 billion worth of seven-year notes on Thursday. The seven-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.930 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.53.
After pulling back sharply in the previous session, treasuries saw some further downside during trading on Wednesday. Bond prices showed a lack of direction in morning trading before turning firmly negative in the afternoon.
Continuing this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $35 billion worth of five-year notes on Wednesday, attracting below average demand. The five-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.463 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.34.
After moving sharply higher over the past several sessions, treasuries showed a substantial move back to the downside on Tuesday. Bond prices moved steadily lower for much of the session before closing firmly in negative territory.
Extending a recent upward trend, treasuries moved moderately higher over the course of the trading day on Friday. After some early indecision, bond prices moved steadily higher before closing the day firmly in positive territory.
Following the strong upward move seen over the course of the previous session, treasuries saw some further upside during trading on Thursday. Bond prices moved higher in early trading and remained firmly positive throughout the session.
After coming under pressure in early trading, treasuries showed a significant turnaround over the course of the trading day on Wednesday. Bond prices saw further upside following the release of the minutes of the latest Federal Reserve meeting, closing firmly positive.
Following the upward move seen in the previous session, treasuries moved back to the downside during trading on Tuesday. After coming under pressure in early trading, bond prices regained some ground before pulling back going into the close.
Treasuries moved notably higher during trading on Monday following the release of some disappointing regional manufacturing data. Bond priced jumped in early trading and remained firmly positive throughout the session.