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After recovering from an initial move to the downside, treasuries moved modestly higher over the course of the trading session on Friday. Bond prices turned higher as the day progressed, extending a recent upward trend.

Extending the upward trend seen over the past few sessions, treasuries moved modestly higher during trading on Thursday. Bond prices gave back ground after an early move to the upside but still managed to close in positive territory.

The Treasury Department announced the details of this month's auctions of two-year, five-year, and seven-year notes on Tuesday. The Treasury revealed plans to sell $40 billion worth of two-year notes, $41 billion worth of five-year notes and $32 billion worth of seven-year notes.

After an early move to the upside, treasuries gave back some ground after the Federal Reserve's monetary policy announcement on Wednesday but remained modestly higher.

Extending the rebound seen in the previous session, treasuries showed another move to the upside during trading on Tuesday. Bond prices gave back ground after an early upward move but climbed back firmly into positive territory.

After moving sharply lower over the past several sessions, treasuries regained some ground during the trading day on Monday. Bond prices moved to the upside early in the session and remained firmly positive throughout the day.

Extending the significant downward trend seen over the past several sessions, treasuries moved sharply lower during trading on Friday. Bond prices moved steadily lower throughout the session before closing firmly in negative territory.

Treasuries showed a significant downturn over the course of the trading day on Thursday, extending the slide seen over the past several sessions. Bond prices saw initial strength but pulled back well off their highs and firmly into negative territory.

The Treasury Department released the results of this month's auction of $16 billion worth of thirty-year bonds on Thursday, revealing the sale attracted average demand. The thirty-year bond auction drew a high yield of 2.270 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.22.

Extending the downward trend seen over the past several sessions, treasuries moved moderately lower during trading on Wednesday. Bond prices came under pressure early in the session and remained stuck in the red throughout the day.

On Wednesday, the Treasury Department announced the results of its auction of $24 billion worth of ten-year notes, revealing the sale attracted modestly above average demand. The ten-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.739 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.46.

Treasuries moved significantly lower over the course of the trading session on Tuesday, extending the notable downward move seen on Monday. Bond prices moved steadily lower as the day progressed before closing firmly in negative territory.

The Treasury Department announced the results of its auction of $38 billion worth of three-year notes on Tuesday, revealing the auction attracted below average demand. The three-year note auction drew a high yield of 1.573 percent and a bid-to-cover ratio of 2.42.

Following the rebound seen over the course of the previous session, treasuries showed a notable move back to the downside during trading on Monday. Bond prices came under pressure in morning trading and remained firmly negative throughout the session.

After recovering from an early move to the downside, treasuries moved modestly higher over the course of the trading session on Friday. Bond prices spent much of the afternoon hovering modestly above the unchanged line.

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