TREASURIES-U.S. bond yields hold at lower levels after Wall Street open

NEW YORK, May 23 (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury yields held at lower levels early Tuesday as bond investors brushed off a higher open on Wall Street stocks in advance of a $26 billion auction of a two-year government note issue.

Benchmark 10-year Treasury yield was 2.243 percent, down 1 basis point from late on Monday, while the 30-year yield was 2.905 percent, 1 basis point lower than Monday's close, Reuters data showed. (Reporting by Richard Leong; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)