WASHINGTON -- A disastrous Friday, thanks to a strong employment report and a weak dollar, ended a disastrous week for Treasury securities.

In late trading Friday, the benchmark 30-year bond was quoted down 22/32 at a price of 92 17/32, pushing the yield up to a three-year high of 8.17%. Bond yields rose 20 basis points during the week as traders couldn't sell their souls for bad economic news, which would have bolstered prices.

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