AP NEWS
Related topics

Treasury Bond Prices Higher

November 21, 2003

NEW YORK (AP) _ Treasury bond prices were higher at midday Friday.

The price of the Treasury’s 10-year note was up 5/32 point, or $1.56 per $1,000 in face value, while its yield fell to 4.13 percent from 4.15 percent late Thursday. Prices and yields move in opposite directions.

The 30-year bonds were up 11/32 point and yielded 4.98 percent, down from 5.01 percent late Thursday, according to Moneyline Telerate.

Two-year Treasury notes were up 1/32 point and yielded 1.77 percent, down from 1.79 percent late Thursday.

Yields on one-month Treasury bills held at 0.92 percent as the discount held at 0.90 percent. Yields on three-month Treasury bills fell to 0.93 percent as the discount fell 0.01 percentage point to 0.91 percent. Six-month yields fell to 1 percent as the discount fell 0.01 percentage point to 0.98 percent.

Yields are the interest bonds pay by maturity, while the discount is the interest at which they are sold.

AP RADIO
Update hourly