Treasuries were higher around 4 p.m. EDT. The 10-year Treasury note was up 16/32 to 102 10/32 to yield 4.574%.

The 30-year bond and shorter-term notes were also advancing. The bond gained 21/32 to 100 21/32, to yield 5.328%.

The two-year note was better by 3/32 to 100 21/32, yielding 2.531%, and the five-year was up 11/32 to 102 23/32 with a yield of 3.752%.