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Oct 17, 2014

Prices drop as stocks rally, U.S. consumer outlook brightens

NEW YORK, Oct 17 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasuries prices fell on
Friday for a second straight day, reversing a rally earlier in
the week, as a gauge of American consumer attitudes jumped and
U.S. and European stock markets rose.

Benchmark 10-year notes, which rose in price by
as much as 3 points on Wednesday on fears over the global
economy, were last off 10/32 on Friday to yield 2.190 percent
after touching a high of 2.229 percent.

Oct 17, 2014

Prices off as global markets recover

NEW YORK, Oct 17 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasuries prices posted
their second straight day of declines on Friday as Wall Street
and European stock markets bounced back from a sharp sell-off.

Benchmark 10-year notes, which rose in price by
as much as 3 points on Wednesday on fears over the global
economy, were off 12/32 on Friday to yield 2.172 percent in
early New York trading.

Oct 16, 2014

Yields rise on profit-taking, steadying Wall St

NEW YORK, Oct 16 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasuries prices fell on
Thursday on profit-taking after the prior day’s rally as Wall
Street stocks steadied.

Benchmark 10-year notes, which rose in price by
as much as 3 points on Wednesday on fears over the global
economy, were off 23/32 in price to yield 2.172 percent in
closing New York trade.

Oct 16, 2014

Yields turn up amid profit-taking, Wall St gains

NEW YORK, Oct 16 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasuries prices fell on
Thursday on profit-taking after the prior day’s rally as Wall
Street stocks rebounded.

Benchmark 10-year notes, which rose in price by
as much as 3 points on Wednesday on fears over the global
economy, were off 23/32 in price to yield 2.172 percent in
afternoon New York trade.

Oct 16, 2014

Yields dip as worries over prospects overshadow U.S. labor data

NEW YORK, Oct 16 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasuries price rose
again on Thursday, as worried investors sought shelter from
sliding stock markets and shrugged off unexpectedly low weekly
jobless claims that signaled America’s labor markets were
improving.

Benchmark 10-year notes, which added as many as
three points in price during a fear-driven rally on Wednesday,
were up on Thursday by 8/32 to yield 2.06 percent in early New
York trade.

Oct 15, 2014

Prices jump on world growth woes, bets on low U.S. rates

NEW YORK, Oct 15 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasuries jumped on
Wednesday, with 30-year bond prices touching a near two-year
high as disappointing U.S. economic data stung Wall Street and
aggravated widening worries about a global slowdown.

Prices of 30-year Treasuries rose more than 5
points to yield as little as 2.673 percent, a level last seen in
November 2012, before pulling back.

Oct 15, 2014

Prices touch new highs as U.S. data disappoints

NEW YORK, Oct 15 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasuries prices jumped
on Wednesday, with the 30-year bond touching a near two-year
high as disappointing U.S. economic data aggravated widening
worries about a global slowdown.

Prices of 30-year Treasuries rose more than 5
points to yield as little as 2.673 percent, a level last seen in
November 2012, before pulling back.

Oct 15, 2014

Prices jump as soft U.S. data feeds global slowdown worries

NEW YORK, Oct 15 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasuries prices jumped
on Wednesday, rising sharply for a second day on disappointing
U.S. economic data that aggravated widening worries about a
global slowdown.

Prices of 30-year Treasuries rose more than 2
points and were yielding 2.834 percent, a level last seen during
May 2013.

Oct 14, 2014

U.S. long bond yields under 3 pct on economic slowing, short-covering

NEW YORK, Oct 14 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasuries prices jumped
on Tuesday in a rally driven by anxieties about a slowing global
economy that knocked 30-year bond yields below 3 percent for the
first time since May 2013.

Investors who had bet on rising U.S. interest rates scrambled
to cover short positions with bond purchases as Treasury yields
tumbled, strategists said.

Oct 14, 2014

U.S. price rally pushes 30-year yields under 3 pct

NEW YORK, Oct 14 (Reuters) – U.S. Treasuries prices jumped
on Tuesday in a post-holiday rally driven by anxieties about a
slowing global economy that knocked 30-year bond yields below 3
percent for the first time since May 2013.

In their first cash-market dealings since Friday, because of
the U.S. Columbus Day holiday on Monday, traders boosted prices
sharply and took the 30-year to a low yield of 2.929
percent. Prices on the long bond were last up 1-5/32 and yielded
2.976 percent.