Treasuries Finish Lower in Price
Treasuries fell slightly on back of some mild profit taking after gains in the past three consecutive sessions. The 10-year note eased 03/32 to 101-22/32 for a yield of 4.04%. The 30-year bond fell 09/32 to 108-22/32 for a yield of 4.67%. Trading activity was modest, with the focus on quarterly expirations of stock index futures, options and options on futures. Major indexes were holding onto gains in the afternoon. Crude oil and gold futures fell.