Treasury note and bond prices improved yesterday on another weak economic report, and the long end also got a boost when stock prices bounced back from their early losses.

By late in the afternoon, the 30-year bond was up 3/8 point to yeild 7.90%, and short-term notes were up 1/8 to 1/4 point.

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