WASHINGTON - The Treasury yesterday sold $11 billion of five-year notes at a yield of 6.60%, up from the 5.91% incurred in the previous sale on March 23 and the highest since the 6.75% incurred in the May 21, 1992, auction.

The coupon rate was 6 1/2% , up from 5 7/8% at the previous auction. The average price was 99.580.

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