MILAN/ LONDON, March 10- European shares came off highs on Friday, as growing talk about central bank tightening in the region hit utilities and export-oriented stocks but continued to boost the heavyweight banking sector. A report that some European Central Bank policymakers had discussed the possibility of rate hikes sent government bond yields soaring,...
U.S. 10- YEAR TREASURY YIELD EDGES UP TO 2.60 PCT FOLLOWING REUTERS REPORTS SOME ECB POLICYMAKERS RAISED POSSIBILITY OF RATE HIKES BEFORE END OF QE.
TREASURY YIELDS TRIM DECLINE AS BUND YIELDS HIT SESSION HIGHS FOLLOWING BLOOMBERG REPORT OF ECB DISCUSSING WHETHER RATES COULD RISE BEFORE THE END OF QE.
"The good times keep on rolling for the Canadian labor market and the quality of employment also looks a little bit firmer this month," said Nick Exarhos, economist at CIBC Capital Markets. The chances of a Bank of Canada interest rate hike this year nudged up to nearly 50 percent, data from the overnight index swaps market showed. It was less than 30 percent after the...
*Gold recovers after hitting lowest since Jan. 31. LONDON, March 10- Gold recovered on Friday from an early drop to five-week lows after a U.S. non-farm payrolls report for February failed to meet elevated expectations, prompting a drop in the dollar and Treasury yields. The Labor Department data, which showed U.S. non-farm payrolls rose 235,000 last month, beat...
*February payrolls report seals view on U.S. rate hike next week. NEW YORK, March 10- U.S. This report did nothing to dissuade that, "said John Bredemus, vice president at Allianz Investment Management in Minneapolis.
NEW YORK, March 10- U.S. Treasury yields turned lower on Friday with benchmark yields receding from 12- week highs as data on domestic hiring last month came in stronger than analyst forecasts but fell short of even more upbeat views among traders. Benchmark 10- year Treasury yields was last at 2.584 percent, down 1.6 basis points from late on Thursday after...
LONGER-DATED TREASURY YIELDS FALL TO SESSION LOWS, 10- YEAR YIELD AT 2.580 PCT.
TREASURY YIELDS TURN LOWER AGAIN FOLLOWING U.S.
TREASURY YIELDS RESUME RISE IN THE WAKE OF STRONGER-THAN-FORECAST FEBRUARY JOBS REPORT, 10- YEAR YIELD AT 2.609 PCT.
TREASURY YIELDS BRIEFLY TURN LOWER, PARE EARLIER RISE AFTER U.S.
U.S. 5- YEAR TREASURY YIELD HOLDS CLOSE TO HIGHEST LEVEL SINCE APRIL 2011- REUTERS DATA.
TREASURY YIELDS HOLD AT HIGHER LEVELS AHEAD OF U.S.
U.S. 30- YEAR TREASURY YIELD HITS HIGHEST LEVEL SINCE DECEMBER 15- REUTERS DATA.
U.S. 2- YEAR TREASURY YIELD HOVERS AT HIGHEST LEVELS SINCE AUGUST 2009- REUTERS DATA.
U.S. 10- YEAR TREASURY YIELD REACHES 12- WEEK HIGH, LAST AT 2.613 PCT- REUTERS DATA.
March 10- U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday as investors braced for a crucial nonfarm payrolls report that could see the Federal Reserve deliver the first interest rate hike this year. *Economists polled by Reuters on average expect 190,000 jobs were added in the public and private sectors in the United States last month, after a sizable 227,000 in January.
TOKYO, March 10- Short-term Japanese government bond yields ticked up on Friday after the Bank of Japan reduced its purchase in those maturities, while longer-dated bonds were mixed ahead of U.S. jobs data later in the day. The BOJ reduced its purchases of one- to three-year JGBs to 300 billion yen on Friday, 20 billion yen less than its previous purchase of those...
NEW YORK, March 9- Investors are spurning U.S.-based high-yield junk bond funds, Lipper data showed on Thursday, as they keep gobbling up stocks and other risky assets. High-yield bond funds posted $2.1 billion in net withdrawals during the week ended March 8, the most since November 2016, the data showed. Crude fell this week to prices not seen since a pact led by the...
March 14 Japan Auction of 20- year government bonds. March 14 Spain Auction of 3- and 9- month Treasury Bills. March 14 Netherlands DSL Auction.