Treasury Prices Jump

Traders don't want to be short ahead of an uncertain weekend and with fears of a weak re-opening on Wall Street

After a bout of profit taking earlier in the day, bonds regained strength into the early close. Traders don't want to be short ahead of an uncertain weekend and with fears of a weak re-opening on Wall Street next week. The long end continued to underperform the short end, however.

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