Summary Box: Investors resume buying bonds

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Posted: Oct 18, 2010 6:10 PM
Summary Box: Investors resume buying bonds

10 YEAR TREASURY RISES: The price of a 10-year Treasury bond rose 37 cents to $100.94, which lowered the yield to 2.51 percent from 2.57 percent Friday.

LONG BOND EDGES UP: Prices of 30-year Treasury notes inched up 43 cents to $98.56, lowering the yield to 3.95 percent from 3.98 percent.

SHORT-TERM BOND YIELD SLIGHTY DOWN: The yield on the three-month Treasury edged down to 0.12 percent from 0.13 percent.