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The 10-year Treasury yield rose on Friday on the back of a stronger-than-expected jobs report for July. At about 4:10 pm ET, the yield on the 10-year Treasury bond was up to 2.83%, and the yield on the 30-year Treasury bond was up 10 basis points and trading at 3.068%. Meanwhile, the 2-year was up … Read more

US Government Debt Yields Drop Amid Rising Tensions Over Taiwan, Reports Say

https://sputniknews.com/20220802/us-government-debt-yields-drop-amid-rising-tensions-over-taiwan-reports-say-1098030872.html US Government Debt Yields Drop Amid Rising Tensions Over Taiwan, Reports Say US Government Debt Yields Drop Amid Rising Tensions Over Taiwan, Reports Say MOSCOW (Sputnik) – US government debt yields fell due to speculations over the visit of US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Taiwan and… 02.08.2022, Sputnik International 2022-08-02T11:25+0000 2022-08-02T11:25+0000 … Read more

European Central Bank last-minute meeting to look at market conditions

Christine Lagarde, President of the European Central Bank. The central bank has scheduled a last-minute meeting amid rising bond yields. Daniel Roland | afp | Getty Images The European Central Bank announced an unscheduled monetary policy meeting for Wednesday, at a time when bond yields are surging for many governments across the euro zone. “They … Read more

10-year Treasury yield in focus ahead of Fed meeting

Treasury yields fell on Tuesday as investors assessed the prospect of the Federal Reserve taking the most aggressive step yet in its fight to lower soaring inflation. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note slipped around 9 basis points to 3.276%, paring gains after climbing to 3.39% and notching its biggest move since 2020 … Read more

Treasury yields in focus amid key inflation data

US Treasury yields popped Friday, led by short-term rates, after the release of hotter-than-expected inflation data raised concerning a possible recession. The 2-year rate jumped more than 24 basis points to 3,063%, reaching its highest level since 2008. The benchmark 10-year Treasury yield also rose sharply, last trading at about 3.16%. Yields move opposite of … Read more

10-year Treasury yield amid economic data, Fed speeches

The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose above 2.9% on Tuesday as US retail sales came in about as expected, and investors watched for clues on the path of monetary policy. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note last traded up 9 basis points to 2,966%, while the yield on the 30-year Treasury … Read more

10-year Treasury yield holds at 3%

The 10-year US Treasury yield hovered at the 3% mark on Tuesday morning, while the 10-year German bund hit 1% for the first time since 2015, amid expectations around interest rate hikes. The yield on the US 10-year Treasury note benchmark rose less than a basis point to 3.0045% at 4:15 am ET. The yield … Read more

Here’s what a 3% yield on the 10-year Treasury means for your money

d3sign | Moment | Getty Images As the yield on the 10-year US Treasury pushes ever closer to 3% — a symbolic level not seen since late 2018 — financial analysts have described how it could affect people’s finances in a number of ways. Last week, the 10-year rate hit 2.94%, its highest point in … Read more

Treasury yields rise following Powell rate hike remarks

The 5-year US Treasury yield topped 3% on Friday, after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell’s suggestion that a 50-basis-point rate hike could be in the cards in May. The yield on the 5-year Treasury note was last down 4 basis points to 2,937%. Earlier in the day it climbed as high as 3.05% and was … Read more

Treasury yields fall with inflation data in focus

US Treasury yields fell early on Thursday, with investors focused on a new batch of economic data and the war in Ukraine. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note benchmark fell nearly 4 basis points to 2,322% at 8:40 am ET. The yield on the 30-year Treasury bond moved down 2 basis points to 2,454%. … Read more