A stronger-than expected employment number sent most corporate bond prices down 3/8 to 1/2 point Friday, but trading was listless ahead of the weekend.

The civilian unemployment rate rose 0.3 point to 6.9% in May as nonfarm jobs expanded by 59,000, their first gain since September.

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