U.S. government debt prices fell on Friday morning as investors digested a better-than-expected U.S. jobs report.
The yield (which has an inverse relationship to the price) on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note touched as high as 1.902 percent, its highest level since Feb. 4. It then lost some ground and last traded at 1.891 percent.
The yield on the 30-year Treasury bond, meanwhile, ticked as high as 2.731 percent, its highest in a month. It last traded at 2.714 percent.
The U.S. economy added 242,000 jobs in February, above the 190,000 expected by Reuters.