Tagged: Treasuries

Treasuries Slide As Lower Yields Dampen Demand

Treasuries Slide As Lower Yields Dampen Demand

An auction of Treasury five-year notes showed the limits to investors’ appetite for U.S. government debt. With yields reaching six-week lows, the $ 35 billion sale attracted the least demand since July 2009. That weighed...

Concerns On U.S. Economy Boost Buying Of Treasuries

Concerns On U.S. Economy Boost Buying Of Treasuries

Treasuries gained Wednesday, sending 10-year yields to a one-month low. Concerns about the U.S. economic recovery grew as jobless claims rose, business-equipment orders fell and home sales were less than forecast. The benchmark 10-year note...