Treasuries End Higher

Treasury futures closed modestly higher in quiet trading

Treasury futures closed modestly higher in quiet trading, and attracted some early retail buying. The range drifted most of the day, and didn't react to the stronger-than-expected 8.9% rise in new-home sales.

There's no major economic reports or speakers scheduled for tomorrow. The markets are awaiting the preliminary first-quarter GDP report Wednesday. MarketScope sees growth of 5.0% or better. The 10-year note yield eased to 4.43%. 10-year futures rose 04/32 to 110-26/32, and 30-year futures rose 11/32 to 110-25/32.

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