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Bonds | U. S. Treasury Yields Analysis on Friday , December 17, 2021 (Morning Edition): Treasury Yields Inch Lower Amid Caution Over Omicron Variant.

 Source: cnbc.com Vicky McKeever 2 minutes U.S. Treasury yields inched lower on Friday morning, as investors remained cautious over the spread of the omicron variant. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note saw little movement, falling slightly to 1.4208% at 3:30 a.m. ET. The yield on the 30-year Treasury bond moved less than a basis point lower to 1.8538%. Yields move inversely to prices and 1 basis point is equal to 0.01%. Treasurys The spread of the omicron Covid variant continued to weigh on investor sentiment. The U.K. reported a record number of daily cases on Thursday — at nearly 90,000 infections. The Federal Reserve's more hawkish turn on monetary policy also remained in focus for investors. The Fed said on Wednesday that it would speed up the reduction of its monthly bond purchases and indicated that it is looking at hiking interest rates in 2022. Simon Lue-Fong, head of fixed income at

Bonds | Treasury Yields on Wednesday, December 8, 2021 (Morning Edition): Treasury yields inch lower amid mixed updates on the omicron variant

 Source:  cnbc.com Vicky McKeever 1 minute U.S. Treasury yields fell on Wednesday morning, following mixed updates on the new omicron variant. The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note fell by 1 basis point to 1.4614% at 3:45 a.m. ET. The yield on the 30-year Treasury bond fell by just under a basis point to 1.7857%. Yields move inversely to prices and 1 basis point is equal to 0.01%. Treasurys Stock picks and investing trends from CNBC Pro: The Bureau of Labor Statistics is due to release October's Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey at 10 a.m. ET on Wednesday. Economists polled by Dow Jones expect that there were 10.6 million open positions in October, up from 10.4 million in September. An auction is scheduled to be held on Wednesday for $36 billion of 10-year notes. — CNBC's Spencer Kimball and Maggie Fitzgerald contributed to this market report.