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After recovering from an early sell-off, treasuries showed a lack of direction throughout the remainder of the trading session on Thursday before closing nearly flat. Bond prices spent most of the day bouncing back and forth across the unchanged line.

Treasuries showed a notable move to the downside in morning trading on Wednesday and remained stuck in the red as traders digested the Federal Reserve's monetary policy announcement.

Ahead of the Federal Reserve's closely watched monetary policy announcement, the Treasury Department sold $29 billion worth of seven-year notes on Wednesday, attracting average demand. The seven-year note auction drew a high yield of 2.25 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.58.

Treasuries saw some volatility over the course of the trading day on Tuesday but managed to maintain a positive bias and close moderately higher. Bond prices moved to the upside in afternoon trading but still closed well off their highs for the session.

Continuing this week's series of long-term securities auctions, the Treasury Department sold $35 billion worth of five-year notes on Tuesday, attracting above average demand. The five-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.72 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.81.

Treasuries moved modestly lower over the course of the trading day on Monday, partly offsetting the strength seen in the previous session. After initially showed a lack of direction, bond prices slid into negative territory as the day progressed.

The Treasury Department sold $29 billion worth of two-year notes on Monday, once again attracting below average demand. The two-year note auction drew a high yield of 0.544 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 3.22.

After ending the previous session firmly in the red, treasuries showed a strong move back to the upside during trading on Friday. Bond prices moved notably higher in early trading and continued to perform well throughout the session.

After creeping higher over the past few sessions, treasuries showed a notable move back to the downside during trading on Thursday. Bond prices came under pressure in early trading and remained firmly negative throughout the session.

After failing to sustain an early upward move, treasuries showed a lack of direction for much of the trading session on Wednesday before closing nearly flat. Bond prices had a positive bias for most of the day but ended the session near the unchanged line.

After moving modestly lower in early trading on Tuesday, treasuries rebounded over the course of the session to close slightly higher. Bond prices climbed well off their early lows and ended the day just above the unchanged line.

Treasuries moved modestly higher during trading on Monday, as traders looked for safe havens amid continued turmoil overseas. Bond prices showed a notable move to the upside in early trading but gave back some ground as the day progressed.

After moving sharply higher over the course of the previous session, treasuries gave back some ground during trading on Friday but closed well off their worst levels. Bond prices climbed well off their lows going into the close but still ended the day in the red.

Treasuries moved notably higher over the course of the trading day on Thursday, extending the modest upward move seen in the previous session. After moving moderately higher in early trading, treasuries saw further upside as the day progressed.

After ending the previous session roughly flat, treasuries showed a lack of direction throughout much of the trading day on Wednesday before closing modestly higher. Bond prices moved to the upside in late-day trading after spending most of the session near the unchanged line.