Treasury prices were on the rise Wednesday as traders awaited the start of a two-day Congressional visit by
Chairman Ben Bernanke.
The 10-year note was up 3/32 in price, yielding 4.80%, and the 30-year bond was higher by 5/32 and yielding 4.89%. The two-year was adding 1/32, yielding 4.93%, and the five-year was also up 1/32, yielding 4.79%.
In the currency market, the dollar was weaker against the yen, the euro and the pound.