Bond Report: The 2-year Treasury yield ends at 9½ year high as market braces for Fed rate hikes

The two-year Treasury note yield marked a more than a nine-year high on Thursday after a jump in import prices and strong manufacturing data were seen keeping the Federal Reserve on track to raise rates three times, and potentially four times, this year.

How are Treasurys performing?

The two-year note yield TMUBMUSD02Y, +0.91% the most sensitive to shifting expectations for Fed policy, rose 2.7 basis points to 2.287%, the highest closing yield since Sept. 2008, marking a fresh 52-week peak for yields, according to WSJ Market Data Group.

The 10-year Treasury note yield TMUBMUSD10Y, +0.45% was up by 0.9 basis point to 2.824%, while the 30-year bond rate TMUBMUSD30Y, +0.00% was mostly unchanged at 3.060%.

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