Treasurys slip; yields rise from 5-week low
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Treasury prices fell slightly on Tuesday, pushing yields up from their lowest level in about five weeks ahead of the government's sale of 3-year notes - the first of three big auctions this week. Yields on 10-year notes , which move inversely to prices, rose 1 basis point to 1.52%. They fell to 1.50% earlier, their lowest level since June 1. Yields on 30-year bonds erased an increase to trade little changed at 2.62%.