U.S. Markets Overview: Treasurys chart
|US 3-MO||U.S. 3 Month Treasury||2.429||-0.005||0.00|
|US 1-YR||U.S. 1 Year Treasury||2.425||0.00||0.00|
|US 2-YR||U.S. 2 Year Treasury||2.332||0.012||0.00|
|US 5-YR||U.S. 5 Year Treasury||2.33||0.014||0.00|
|US 10-YR||U.S. 10 Year Treasury||2.534||0.012||0.00|
|US 30-YR||U.S. 30 Year Treasury||2.944||0.003||0.00|
The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose by the most in 19 months last week, the Labor Department said Thursday.
Initial claims for state unemployment jumped 37,000 to a seasonally adjusted 230,000 for the week ended April 20, according to the government report, the largest increase since early September 2017.
In terms of auctions, the U.S. Treasury is set to sell $32 billion in seven-year notes Thursday, $50 billion in four-week bills and $35 billion in eight-week bills.