U.S. government debt prices were broadly higher on Friday as investors digested the release of a set of data that provided one last look at the mood of consumers before Federal Reserve officials meet next week to consider a rate hike for the first time in nine years.
The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note sat lower on Friday, at around 2.1349 percent, after closing at 2.238 percent. The yield on the 30-year Treasury bond was also lower, at 2.8803 percent, after closing at 2.975 percent.
The yield on the 2-year Treasury note sat also lower, at 0.8991 percent, after closing at 0.947 percent. Yields touched a one-week low during the session.