NEW YORK (dpa-AFX) – The prices of US bonds turned positive on Monday in the course of trading. Initially, they came under pressure against the backdrop of strong economic data. Then, however, doubts would have spread as to whether this would be sufficient for a change in central bank policy in the United States, it was said on the market.
The futures contract for ten-year Treasuries (T-Note-Future) recently rose above 131 points and was quoted at 131.15 points. The yield on ten-year bonds fell to 1.716 percent. Due to a public holiday, the bond market closed earlier than usual on Friday. The US stock exchanges hadn’t opened./he