Treasuries Finish Higher

Treasuries rebounded as stocks sank, with longer-dated issues advancing following a three-day selloff

Treasuries recovered some poise at the expense of stocks Thursday, rebounding sharply and ending a three-day selloff. It was an orderly ascent rather than a mad scramble that left prices near intraday highs by session close, while the curve actually flattened modestly. Data was not especially instrumental, with jobless claims falling 9,000, to 424,000 and first-quarter GDP revised up less than expected to 1.9% from 1.6%.

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