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NEW YORK, July 23- U.S. Data showed on Thursday that initial claims for state unemployment benefits declined 26,000 to a seasonally-adjusted 255,000 for the week ended July 18, the lowest since November 1973. "The jobless claims have been likely affected by the seasonal auto-retooling shutdown, and that has given yields a slight boost," said David Keeble, global...
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar after the release of Thursday's jobless claims data.
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NEW YORK, July 22- U.S. long-dated Treasury yields fell to their lowest level in nearly two weeks on Wednesday on growing anticipation of a short-term interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve. Yields on 30- year Treasury bonds hit 3.03 percent, their lowest level since July 9 and also showed the biggest decline on the day of about four basis points.
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*Apple, Microsoft corporate reports spur safety bid. U.S. shares edged lower after results from technology giants including Apple and Microsoft. "The weakness in the stock market over the last two days has helped push Treasuries prices higher," said Shyam Rajan, U.S. rates strategist at Bank of America Merrill Lynch in New York.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the10-year yield, and U.S. dollar.
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NEW YORK, July 21- U.S. With the focus shifting away from Greece's debt issues and little in the way of new U.S. economic data, traders reacted to weakness in U.S. shares after disappointing corporate reports from IBM and United Technologies. "You're starting to see companies that just aren't hitting their earnings estimates, and you get this jolt down in equities...
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NEW YORK, July 21- U.S. Treasuries prices were little changed on Tuesday on uncertainty that the Federal Reserve will hike rates in September, while reduced concerns over Greece stymied demand for U.S. government debt. "We think the odds are that the Fed will start tightening in September, but it's a close call," said Stan Shipley, bond strategist at Evercore ISI in New...
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CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses the latest action in the bond market, and the U.S. dollar.
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TOKYO, July 21- Benchmark 10- year Japanese government bond prices dipped on Tuesday, tracking an overnight retreat in U.S. Data released on Tuesday by the Japan Security Dealers' Association showed that trust banks bought a net 766 billion yen of JGBs in June, after becoming net buyers in May for the first time in eight months. Dealers took it as a further sign that...
The Treasury Department auctioned $24 billion in three-month bills at a discount rate of 0.030 percent, up from 0.015 percent last week. Another $24 billion in six-month bills was auctioned at a discount rate of 0.135 percent, up from 0.100 percent last week. For a $10,000 bill, the three-month price was $9,999.24 while a six-month bill sold for $9,993.17.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports the latest market action and analyzes where treasury yields may go.
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